One day we’ll see robotic driver-less vehicles on our roads. I guess that means there won’t be a need for taxi or bus drivers.
That’s just one example to back up the simple fact that —
Technology destroys jobs.
Today you’ll even come across news clips on YouTube with readers who are in fact a cheap computer program. Another cheery example.
As for the Internet it has, with its online services, further commoditized labor globally and shrunk the professions of the middle class as globalization has already done with the working class.
As The Guardian says in the video above:“That’s the price of progress”.
Whether we like it or not.