Likely only some notion of Truth can be supported through the mechanism of transparency in blockchains. The other tenets of Ghandian principles may not be things that any technology can support since they are mostly human values.
Yes, the bottom line is that it's all innovation theatre. That said, there are genuine efforts, mostly at grassroots levels, being done by the early Bitcoin and open source pioneers in Argentina, Brazil and Chile. More recently, other cross-blockchain, enterprise-focused, promoters have begun to eme... more