Those before us brilliantly used energy and technology to eliminate labor, with industrialism, when our world was full of energy resources and almost empty of workers. But now the world is filling with pollution, full of us seven billion workers, and emptying of resources. We can all do better by shifting from being productive in terms of labor, to being resource-productive. By using more of us plentiful workers, and less of scarce, and polluting, resources that we're running out of, We can create needed jobs, and build labor demand, so that workers bargain from a stronger position with capital and land, for wages. That'll increase wages and decrease inequality. So there's hope for environment and equality by eliminating, not labor, but resource use.

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