Jobs, Robots, Capitalism, Inequality, And You

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http://techcrunch.com – Maybe I’m wrong. Maybe everything will be fine. Maybe the “widening gap between rich and poor” is temporary. Maybe the steady growth in the proportion of jobs that are part-time and/or low-paid will soon reverse. Or maybe the idea that all the homeless need are old laptops and a few JavaScript textbooks is not unlike the claim that new technologies automatically create new jobs for everyone. Maybe, unless something drastic changes, most people are totally screwed. This has not been a great decade for the average American. The recession ended in 2009, but median household inco (IT news)