Here are some things we can do in the near future to prepare for the automation economy, which I believe will be a huge blessing for humanity.
I recently talked with a convicted felon and successful businessperson (a construction contractor) who said during an interview that “Obamacare killed my company”. It’s interesting when I hear that coming from people who believe in free enterprise, free markets and such.
Let’s skip basic income. Whether it comes sooner or later, there will be an automated economy in which smart machines are doing so many jobs that people are left with far more leisure time and governments are left with far less tax revenue. Whether this is a problem for humanity or not depends on how bold we are today. Basic … Continue reading Why I welcome the automated economy
I've made the argument that getting rid of government is a good idea. I’ve also argued that traditional tools for sparking change—demonstrations, public marches, and such, as well as charismatic leaders leading the masses on a cause—are the tactics of a bygone era. If I'm right, you are the only person capable of creating the world … Continue reading Why we won’t stop making the world a “mess” . . . yet