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Fully Automated Luxury Communism Isn’t Our Future

A new fantasy from the far left holds that far from taking our jobs, automation could liberate us. But it’s a false hope

Illustration: Minet Kim

InIn Aaron Bastani’s new book Fully Automated Luxury Communism: A Manifesto, the British author argues that advances in technology have made visible a “political map” pointing to the…

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Robin Whitlock

Robin Whitlock

UK freelance journalist interested in climate change, renewable energy and transport, and various political and current affairs issues. Lives in South West UK.

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