AGI & Its Sociological Consequences

Hakan Akgun
Jun 13 · 6 min read
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“Artificial General Intelligence and its consequences have been a disaster for the human race.” This sentence is based on the start of the famous manifesto of Unabomber-Ted Kaczynski(Industrial Revolution & Its Future). Unlike him, I am not opposed to technology but I have serious sociological concerns about AGI. In this essay, I won’t discuss existential threats, the replacement of humans, etc. My concern is more about the…