Forward!

In a Takimag article called Useless Mouths, John Derbyshire looks at the road ahead, as technology displaces more and more workers.

I recall that this sort of gloomy forecast was common when I was a boy, but I think this time round it’s more on the mark. (Barring a Butlerian Jihad, that is.) Things have come a long way in the past half-century.

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