There are two types of relationship: Competition and Cooperation(Collaboration).


Competition leads to rivalry, enmity, and ultimately outright war. On the other side side the public gets multiple competitors to choose from.

  • Society: Individualism (everyone for himself)
  • for-profit: Corporation
  • government: Corpocracy
  • economy: Capitalism


Cooperation leads to helpfulness, mutual understanding, friendship. On the other side there the public's choices become limited.

  • Society: Unity (one for all and all for one)
  • for-profit: Cooperative
  • government: Socialism
  • economy: Gift economy