We had a lockdown recently and it turned into a smackdown. You all know what a smackdown is, so I won't get into details.
If human nature could be elevated to being satisfied with pride of accomplishment for its own sake, it won't need much in the way of governance in any form. In that case, we'd just need an efficient (and benevolent) bureaucracy to manage the infrastructure and provision for education and health
I would love to see what the human race is up to 1,000 years from now. I'd be amazed if it still exists. I'm unsure whether it will be an incremental series of single nuclear explosions that gradually poison the planet, or the nuclear apocolypse we used to fear in the '50s and '60s. One or the other seems inevitable, the way things are