Monday, July 17, 2017

We Can't Allow This To Be A Choice Only Between Having Automation And Terrible Inequality...

...Or simplify not having automation at all.

Automation may well be one of the main factors for humanity to help end the economics of scarcity, but not if we stay consumed with the notion that an obviously obsolete operating system is the only way for humans to organize themselves. Something that the need to be worried about this very issue ought to make abundantly clear, as most everything in that obsolete system revolves around a very cruel, and destructive, zero sum game; the whole point of scarcity in the first place.

And the only thing that will stop it is if each and every one of you start talking about the need for an alternative to Capitalism everywhere you can.

Robots and AI are going to make social inequality even worse, says new report