A lot of our conclusions came back to human capital. In order to make tech and innovation really work for the economy, we have got to make the right investments and commitments in our own people so that they have the skills to make the best use of the power of technology.
God this is the problem with Clinton. You can’t have a country where everyone works as a software engineer. Some people are not smart enough for that and they deserve to have meaningful work and make a decent income.
You can’t teach away poverty. The wonk community is funded by rich people donating money. They love the Idea of the American Dream because it absolves them of any responsibility for the suffering of the poor. The American Dream is dead.