Its sort of hard to imagine an "Agency for International Development" would be training domestically.
- Clearly reading about free training offers in the USA would be better.. however had to point out the name of the org.
"If ye love wealth greater than liberty, the tranquility of servitude greater than the animating contest for freedom, go home from us in peace. We seek not your counsel, nor your arms. Crouch down and lick the hand that feeds you; May your chains set lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that ye were our countrymen." -- Samuel Adams
The canonical examples of each outcome in fiction are Star Trek's post-scarcity Federation and the novels of Neal Stephenson (the former-US economy in Snow Crash and the community of Dovetail in The Diamond Age).
Of course back in the 50s, Reddy Kilowatt told us all that nuclear power would give us electricity "too cheap to meter".