Welcome, Robot Overlords. Please Don’t Fire Us?

This is what happens when a political writer tackles technology taking over jobs. Skynet gets mentioned, the term luddite is thrown around, and there are hints of socialism. But what’s the ultimate point? Work changes from repetitive and simple tasks (like driving or manufacturing), to analytical and knowledge-based thinking. It’s not society’s responsibility to preserve employment (ie. bailouts), it’s the individual’s to ensure skilful and relevant contribution.

Welcome, Robot Overlords. Please Don’t Fire Us?

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