We caught on to this article by David Niose called Are We Ready for Less Work? It focuses on how we’re slowly being nudged towards a future where everything is automated.
He shares with us some fascinating political and sociological theories such as:
The emancipation of the masses from labor, however, has always been seen as a dream, a utopian fantasy. With technological advances bringing it closer to a reality, new opportunities for creativity, entertainment, recreation, and life fulfillment will abound, but with them will come challenges. Utmost among those challenges will be the need to ensure a sense of security.
There are more interesting viewpoints to be gleaned from the full text.