When we first sent our jobs to China, we didn’t know robots were going to take those jobs away. The people of silicon valley know this because they caused it. For every job category there is, they know of a company working furiously to automate it. Why? Because of the money. Automation is the new gold rush.
66% of Developing Country Jobs Will Be Lost To Automation – World Bank
After Virginia, Idaho, and Wisconsin, Florida is the latest US state to legalize autonomous delivery robots – Quartz
Major correction to satellite data shows 140% faster warming since 1998 – Carbon Brief
Good Fish/Bad Fish App To Help Fight Cyanide Fishing – Bullshit
The Return of Walled Cities
VIDEO: We are living in the Age of Adaptation. And the poor will pay. Because they always do.
Climate Change Will Hurt the Poor and Help The Wealthy
Ahvaz, Iran, reached 129 degrees
U.N. day late dollar short as usual
Climate change set to worsen inequality in US
Europe’s extreme June heat clearly linked to climate change
NASA: 2016 Was the Hottest Year on Record
UK Household Incomes Fall Most In 40 Years, Savings Rates Crash
Judge Orders Illinois To Pay Billions More Toward Medicaid
America’s Pension Bomb: Illinois Is Just the Start
An Awful Lot Of Americans Are A Walking Illinois Now – Jim Kunstler
After Hersh Investigation, Media Connive in Propaganda War on Syria – Counterpunch
With a single wiretap order, US authorities listened in on 3.3 million phone calls – ZDNet
Worried About Those Global Cyber Attacks? They Were Started by Washington – The Nation
New York’s infrastructure is crumbling, and its politicians are blaming each other – Salon. If we can’t rebuild Flint how can we rebuild Syria, Yemen, Libya, Afghanistan and Iraq. America is poison.
St. Louis $10 minimum wage will revert back to $7.70 in August
How the superrich have funded a new class of intellectual.