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“The phrase ‘robots are taking our jobs’ gives technology agency it doesn’t (yet?) possess, whereas ‘capitalists are making targeted investments in robots designed to weaken and replace human workers so they can get even richer’ is less catchy but more accurate.” This is a good read.

logicmag.io/failure/the-automa

@lizardmentsh this is good, too sleepy to be insightful but it good

@lizardmentsh
Automation is the kill switch of capitalism. As we approach full automation less people are able to buy the products. Capitalism can't survive on profit alone, the base premise is trade. Get money, spend money. I doubt I'll live long enough to see what will happen, but I'm curious.

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