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Will robots take away our jobs?

Khaleejtimes 07 Dec 2022
Regency-era British economist David Ricardo added to the third edition of his classic “Principles of Political Economy,” published in 1821, a chapter titled “On Machinery,” in which he tried to show how the technologies of the early Industrial Revolution could, at least initially, hurt workers.

The Liberty Times Editorial: Protest response will tip Xi’s hand

Taipei Times 06 Dec 2022
Meanwhile, a series of disturbances known as the “Blank Paper Movement” or the “A4 Revolution” have broken out in China ... The ubiquitous epidemic-control workers clad in white overalls are in a way similar to the Red Guard of the Cultural Revolution, as people have to submit to the lockdowns they enforce.

PROUDLY SA: Sometimes, a little light in the tunnel can make the journey to the ...

Independent online (SA) 06 Dec 2022
By Eustace Mashimbye. It's been over two years since we experienced the shock of the national shutdown ... I was doing much reflecting, looking at how far we've come in the past two years ... However, low-skill level jobs no longer require basic skills and knowledge as the Fourth Industrial Revolution demands workers to be knowledgeable in their fields.

How Australians are accessing their pay weeks before it's supposed to land in their bank ...

The Daily Mail 05 Dec 2022
Australians are increasingly having to access their salary days or weeks ahead of payday as workers head into Christmas and the rise in cost of living bites, new data shows. Specific technology that allows employees to access their pay early has been an option for overseas workers for years and now Australia is joining the revolution.

Congress is united and will form government with full majority in Himachal Pradesh: Mukesh Agnihotri

The Times of India 04 Dec 2022
SHIMLA ... He said that the Congress party is completely united ... He said that the people of Himachal Pradesh have given the mandate for a new revolution in the country and as per his feedback, discussion with the workers and leaders, he can assert that the Congress will form the government with full majority. Start a Conversation. .

A culture of fear has taken over academia and the arts

The Spectator 04 Dec 2022
They have a duty to defend freedom of expression and to combat rapacious publishers, just as trade unionists have a duty to stand up to the bosses on a worker’s behalf, regardless of whether they privately believe the worker is a shirker. In moments of cultural revolution that commitment to a basic level of solidarity feels thin.

America’s Fate: Revolution or Fascism?

Information Clearing House 03 Dec 2022
Forebodingly, that means the United States in its politically gridlocked condition is moving towards increasing authoritarian rule under both Democrats and Republicans, or the people will take control through a progressive revolution that puts the interests of workers and the general public first.

Compelling account of a Labour hero: James ‘Dongaree’ Baird

Belfast Telegraph 03 Dec 2022
Baird then retreated into obscurity again until re-surfacing in 1922–4 as an organiser in the south east with the Irish Transport and General Workers’ Union (ITGWU) ... A Presbyterian and a Rechabite, he was nearly elected to Dáil Éireann by the workers of Waterford in 1923.

Drag against fascism: D.C. LGBTQ+ community raises funds for Club Q workers

People's World 02 Dec 2022
27 for a solidarity fundraiser for the workers of Club Q in Colorado Springs. The event was the third installment of Revolution!, a political education and outreach effort to the LGBTQ+ community by the Claudia Jones School for Political Education ... each to eleven Club Q workers.

China’s Next Revolution Doesn’t Have to Be Immediate

The Atlantic 02 Dec 2022
The A4 Revolution that erupted in China in the past week is not really a revolution at all, not yet at least ... And like the Tiananmen moment, the A4 Revolution reflects an unlikely solidarity across groups—Uyghur and Han, workers and students, citizens in the mainland, Hong Kong, and overseas.

34 Industrial Revolution inventions that changed the world forever

Interesting Engineering 02 Dec 2022
Broadly falling between 1750 and 1914, the Industrial Revolution forever changed millions of human lives.The period is marked by enormous technological and socioeconomic changes that shaped the modern world.But, of all the millions of inventions from the period, which were the most important? ... The locomotive ushered in a revolution of its own.

What are the green skills of the future?

New Statesman 02 Dec 2022
If the UK is to achieve its goal of reaching net zero by 2050 an economic revolution is needed. Hundreds of thousands of workers will be required across multiple industries, many in entirely new roles ... Existing workers in adjacent industries will also be extremely valuable.

'Be ready to defend your freedom'

The Manila Times 01 Dec 2022
"It is through the bold ideas of the Father of the Philippine Revolution that our heroic ancestors were able to muster the will and the courage to fight their oppressors thereby paving the way to our motherland's eventual emancipation," he added ... Bonifacio, considered the "Father of the Philippine Revolution," was born in Tondo, Manila on Nov.

3 easy ways to prevent Slack from taking over your day, according to its cofounder

Business Insider 01 Dec 2022
Cal Henderson works from his home in San Francisco ... Even before the pandemic sparked a work-from-home revolution, the instant-messaging platform Slack haunted office workers so much that someone went viral for dressing up as a Slack notification for Halloween ... But its pop-up push notifications, accompanied by sound by default, can be distracting ... ....

“Enough Is Enough”: Rail Workers Decry Biden’s Push to Impose Strike-Breaking Labor Deal

Democracy Now 30 Nov 2022
Biden’s latest request is an attempt to “legislate us basically back to work, before we’ve even had a chance to strike,” says locomotive engineer and Railroad Workers United organizer Ron Kaminkow ... Rail Strike Averted by Tentative Deal as Workers Decry Grueling Conditions.

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