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What Is the 'AI Agenda,' Who's Pushing It and Why? Apr. 24, 2019

Jim Hightower

The great thing about corporate giants is that they are such amazing business innovators. Look at th... Read More

Planning for Automation Feb. 12, 2019

Daily Editorials

As we look to decide how to rebuild and reinvest in a post-Hurricane Michael community, one thing to... Read More

Where Is AI Driving Us? Jan. 09, 2019

Jim Hightower

With chaos in the White House, worsening climate change around the globe, more wars than we can coun... Read More

Death to the DIY Society Jan. 04, 2019

Ted Rall

I admit it: My bias derived from self-interest. I was a bag boy. But that didn't make me wrong when ... Read More

When Nanny Runs on Batteries Dec. 06, 2018

Lenore Skenazy

What does it take to raise a child? Parents? A village? Maybe a robot. There are a bunch of robot na... Read More

Robot, Go Home Sep. 13, 2018

Work Daze

Rejection stinks. It doesn't matter if the rejection comes from the love of your life or from your a... Read More

We are Luddites Oct. 11, 2017

Jim Hightower

"THE ROBOTS ARE COMING! THE ROBOTS ARE COMING! ... EEK! THEY'RE ALREADY HERE!" Today's proliferation... Read More

Think Your Job Is Safe From The Robot Invasion? Oct. 04, 2017

Jim Hightower

Industrial automatons have been on the march for years, devouring the middle-class job opportunities... Read More

Conflicting Visions Aug. 02, 2017

Walter E. Williams

For the most part, people share common goals. Most of us want poor people to enjoy higher standards ... Read More

Can We Think Our Way Past Robots? Apr. 27, 2017

Froma Harrop

Never mind the wall that President Trump said Mexico must pay for but then Congress must pay for; ei... Read More

Robot Revolution Apr. 12, 2017

Betsy McCaughey

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is taking flak for saying he's "not worried at all" about robots d... Read More

What Will Happen When the Robots Take Over? Nov. 03, 2016

Lenore Skenazy

We don't kill off our retirees just because they're not working anymore, so don't worry about our fu... Read More

Robots Join the Thin Blue Line Jul. 15, 2016

Suzanne Fields

The surreal fact in the human tragedy in Dallas is that the sniper who murdered five police officers... Read More

Facing the Robot Tsunami Nov. 05, 2015

Froma Harrop

Robots make the perfect employee. They don't complain, they don't get sick, and, as of this writing,... Read More

Wages and Profits and Layoffs Jun. 24, 2015

Taking Stock

Dear Readers: Dozens of readers have asked about the Hostess bankruptcy and what I think the effects... Read More

Fighting Robots With Robots Apr. 21, 2015

Froma Harrop

So machines are now able to assess a human's mood. "Emotion detection software" has put robots one s... Read More

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