What Did The Tech CEO Say To The Worker He Wanted To Automate?

9:29 am
Thu September 26, 2013

What Did The Tech CEO Say To The Worker He Wanted To Automate?

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Worker strikes are in the air these days, it seems. Many of them involve the lowest paid workers in our cities. That brings to mind a recent memorable radio moment when a San Francisco transit strike led a tech CEO in San Francisco to complain via social media that transit workers should be automated. Marketplace's Krissy Clark didn't let him off so easily.
A labor dispute in the San Francisco area launched a surprising debate about the future of work in the new economy.