Forcing People to work against their interests

In “Rebel without a pause” Chomsky¬†talks about how, if your pension is saved up in the stock mkt., then you would naturally want¬†the stock price to go up, but the only way it can do that is by outsourcing or automation etc. hence threatening your job itself. So you’re in this Catch 22 situation, whereby what you want is actually bad for you.