(But they did nothing to stop it.) The technocrats and robber barons have been steering the ship for some time now.
The technology of the day has caught up to us sooner than anybody realized, and now robots and automation is destroying hundreds of millions of human jobs across the globe.
Entire sectors will no longer be employed, and desperate people will turn to riots, looting and unruly behavior. Some may even turn on the “Davos elite” and other ruling members of the oligarchy.
As the talking points of their latest discussions at Davos indicate, they are worried about the revolutionary potential as wave of mass unemployment prepares to hit. The ultra wealthy control more now than ever, as the Middle Class is completely destroyed and the struggling and poor turn to government for help.
Yet the scientists and technicians who unleashed Cybernetics brought it upon the population intentionally.
Norbert Wiener, the foremost expert in this field, discusses the violent potential of technological revolution for jobs and economic survival.
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