Read — 2017/09/06

by shwolff

Today’s selection of articles:

  1. Workers: fear not the robot apocalypse“, by Greg Ip (Wall Street Journal). History has repeatedly shown that automation creates more jobs for humans than it destroys — though the same humans who are laid off aren’t always the ones given the new jobs.
  2. Political divisions in U.S. are widening, long-lasting, poll shows“, by Janet Hook (Wall Street Journal). Surprise surprise.
  3. Hurricane Irma makes landfall in Caribbean“, by Arian Campo-Flores & Jon Kamp (Wall Street Journal).