How robots will break politics


Automation is dramatically reshaping the workforce, but we’ve barely begun to grapple with how it will reshape society

For those of us who have lived in relatively placid times, it is hard to believe that American politics could become more chaotic than it is today

Robot 1a Politico photo illustration Getty ImagesBut far beyond allegations of criminal acts in the executive branch, the unending reality-show trash talk of the president on his Twitter feed or even nuclear brinkmanship, something else will push us into a new and uncertain era of politics, likely far stranger and possibly more dangerous than anything in memory.

The force is…

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