”How has the widespread democratization and affordability of design software impacted the industry globally? Where does design stop and is there a class of ‘design-adjacent’ and rote workers? Is there such a thing as The Design Proletariate? What is ”The Great Design Emancipation”? Is this divide creating a larger gap between ‘“Getting paid to design” and “Getting paid to think”? This and much more is discussed in the very first episode of the Design Alchemy Podcast”.