B.J. Murphy is a socialist and Transhumanist activist within the East Coast region of the U.S. He's worked with the asteroid mining company Planetary Resources as a member of their Planetary Community Vanguard, helping campaign funding for the ARKYD 100 Space Telescope, an open-source means of space exploration. He writes for both Transhumanity.net and India Future Society. Is a Co-Editor for the online/offline newspaper Fight Back! News and runs his own personal blog The Proactionary Transhumanist.