Liberalism is just a chapter of our story.
Capitalism is what has kept us from proceeding forwards
Data is the future?
Data is everything.
To everyone reading this, I am a youth and had/am having a similar experience, and there is a book I would suggest which supports this idea and has the ability to open our minds to the various possibilities and featured past in relation of the future, those being both written by the same author:-
1) Homo Sapien
2) Homo Deus
Both authored by Yuval Noah Harari is a deep dive into the minds fo humanity and global earthly civilizations, making us question the very pillars we live our life on, and as Gordon was very kind to tell us so
Curiosity is the wheel that keeps us moving.