cool fact: the original luddites didn’t oppose technology but rather the bosses using new tech to disenfranchise workers! the bosses then had the luddites murdered in the streets and their arguments were replaced with “tech bad 🤢” to prevent others from carrying on their challenge to industrial authorities

the machine isn’t stealing your job, your boss just doesn’t think of you as a person

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@garbados my one fact I trot out about this was that they deployed more soldiers to the north and midlands of England the repress the Luddites than they sent to the peninsular war against France in Spain and Portugal.

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