Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Are Jobs on Their Way to Becoming Obsolete? And Is That a Good Thing?
“[W]e are attempting to use the logic of a scarce marketplace to negotiate things that are actually in abundance. What we lack is not employment, but a way of fairly distributing the bounty we have generated through our technologies, and a way of creating meaning in a world that has already produced far too much stuff.”
This is the question, then: How do we solve this problem?