This article reflects the doctrine of Dr. Parag Khanna who released his latest book, Technocracy In America in January 2017. Khanna proposes that cities are the new building blocks of society, and that the nation-state will diminish.
July 5, 2017
Warning! U.S. citizens need to face the brutal facts surrounding robotic replacement of human labor, and express some alarm before it is too late. Technocrats are bent on obsoleting humans from the workforce and relegating them to Universal Basic Income (UBI). The new class of ‘unemployables’ will essentially be a new slave class supported with a subsistence wage.
Mark Zuckerberg is very willing to spend taxpayer money, but has little interest in parting with his own fortune. His lust for UBI reveals Zuckerberg’s immaturity and naïveté. UBI is tantamount to slavery for the ‘unemployable”class from which there will be no escape.