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The UBI already exists for the 1% | Medium
"The UBI does not invent passive income. It merely doles it out evenly to everyone in society, rather than in very concentrated amounts to the richest people in society."
basicincome  economics  politics  welfare 
january 2017 by gominokouhai
The Scottish pioneer whose plan for a basic income could transform Britain | Guardian
"At its core is a message from the state to the individual, saying ‘we actually give a damn about you and we’ll treat you with respect’."
economy  welfare  scotland  basicincome  politics  news  handwringingLeftyGuardianistasFTW 
january 2017 by gominokouhai
Fear and fascination with a basic income | SWI swissinfo.ch
"an elderly party member[...] was worried about losing her cleaning lady" if she had UBI.
basicincome  politics  economy  activism  europe 
may 2016 by gominokouhai
Now Canada is trying a basic income, Britain can ignore it no longer | Indy
An invasion of armies can be resisted, but not an idea whose time has come.
basicincome  news  politics  economics 
march 2016 by gominokouhai
Basic income on the doorstep - Basic Income UK
Some great arguments here. Please take note of the last paragraph.
basicincome  politics  welfare  activism  petition 
march 2016 by gominokouhai
Robots will take your job - The Boston Globe
This is how big it is: "We must seriously start talking about decoupling income from work".
basicincome  tech  economics  news  ai  futurism  livinginthefuture  cyberpunk  apophany  robots 
february 2016 by gominokouhai
Give Everyone Money ¦ Gawker
Universal Basic Income: it's really not that complex
basicincome  economics  politics  socialism  opinion 
february 2016 by gominokouhai

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