Will Robots Displace Workers of Color?

In the rural South, Blacks disproportionately perform repetitive tasks that will disappear with increasing use of automation, AI, and robotics. How do we ensure they are prepared for the work that will replace these lost jobs, human work?

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Vilas Dhar

McGovern Foundation

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Jamie Merisotis

Lumina Foundation

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Cecilia Munoz

New America

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Spencer Overton

The Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies