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Comment: Re:Death of the service industry? (Score 1) 202

by nawitus (#36237706) Attached to: Robots Retrieve Your Books At U. Chicago's $81 Million Library
Unemployed people can buy stuff with unemployment benefits - and when the "everybody has to work" -idea is history citizens can buy stuff using basic income guarantee. If work can be automated, it should. The only remaining problem is distribution of goods. And no, this is not "communism", as corporations are still privately owned.

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