Futurism: "A New Chart Conclusively Proves That Automation is a Serious Threat"

Next, read this article from Futurism, which helps show what can happen when businesses that once employed many people in an area begin to advance technologically and rely more on automation. Pay special attention to the "Sleeping Through a Wake Up Call" section of the article, which describes the negative effect that shifts to automation in the manufacturing industries can have on the labor force.