Star Trek Nerd Shit: TNG S1E21 Show more
Well, at that point you're advocating spending GENERATIONS telling people the proper way to use the gifts that you're giving them. Essentially managing all critical aspects of their society.
If they elect someone who resists your ... 'suggestions'... and uses YOUR tech for evil ... well you'd have to take care of that, or be complicit.
That still sounds like some colonialism to me.
I guess maybe the post-scarcity version of colonialism will be more well meaning than the current version, but I still wouldn't be super optimistic about it long-term.
Octodon is a nice general purpose instance. more