Ethical Automation Of Labor

Based On Principle
3 min readApr 8, 2023

In today’s current economy, automation is seen as a major threat to workers because it takes away jobs. However, what if there was a way to easily avoid this dilemma? Can we have our cake and eat it too? Can we utilize our technological capabilities to the fullest while protecting the well-being of workers? Absolutely.

What if we were to just automate all labor that we possibly can, and then take the remaining amount of “human labor” that only humans can do, and evenly divide it among all working people (i.e. able bodied adults) while paying them full time wages, so that way…

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