Articles by Mark Riboldi

Mark is a Sydney-based writer of truths, opinions and alternate facts. He is formerly a Policy & Media Adviser to NSW Greens MP David Shoebridge in NSW Parliament, is currently the part-time Advocacy & Communications Officer for Community Legal Centres NSW. He is working on a science-fiction novel involving wormholes, aliens, artificial intelligence and an attempted revolution. He's on on Twitter (@markriboldi) and has a website (

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The Robots Aren’t Coming. 
They’re Already Here.

Developments in automation and data exchange are launching us into what some are calling the fourth industrial revolution. From retail to transport, farming, medicine and of course manufacturing, there are few areas of employment and the economy that will remain unaffected. [...]


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Featured, What alternatives?, Why are we here?

An Automated World? An interview with Jim Stanford

Green Agenda contributor Mark Riboldi recently sat down with Jim Stanford to talk about automation and what it means for the future of work. Jim is an economist and the Director of the Centre for Future Work. He recently moved to Australia from Canada where he served for over 20 years as Economist and Director of Policy with Unifor, Canada’s largest private-sector... Read More

by Mark Riboldi , 2 years ago