Commentary

Job-stealing machines

Pitchfork protectionists hate it when companies outsource jobs to foreign lands, but machines have taken more American jobs than any foreigner. All those “Benedict Arnold CEOs” never seem to miss an opportunity to squeeze a little more efficiency out of their operations, and yet, America keeps creating more and better jobs. For more, check out my article on our sister site, reasononline.

Ted Balaker is an award-winning filmmaker, journalist, and founding partner of Korchula Productions, a film and new media production company devoted to making important ideas entertaining.