BasicIncome
This is a community space for discussion and advocacy of Basic Income schemes.
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“I can’t not do this, because I need the money…” — The thought underlying all exploitation which can be eliminated with one BIG ideaI attended a national economic conference in New York in 2015, and in …
“I can’t not do this, because I need the money…” — The thought underlying all exploitation which can be eliminated …
At the end of 2015, after a year-long journey, I achieved the realization of an idea with the help of about 140 people that has already forever changed the way I look at the very foundations — or …
At the end of 2015, after a year-long journey, I achieved the realization of an idea with the help of about 140 …
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Several countries, including Finland, the Netherlands, and most recently Canada, have all decided to experiment with the idea of giving people a regular monthly income regardless of working status. On Monday, New Zealand's Labor Party …
Several countries, including Finland, the Netherlands, and most recently Canada, have all decided to experiment with the idea of giving …
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Can UBI function as reparations? One very interesting but not so easy to understand element of universal basic income is how it disproportionately helps traditionally marginalized groups more than anyone else. That sentence alone may …
Can UBI function as reparations? One very interesting but not so easy to understand element of universal basic income is …
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Researcher uncovered the data in recent years and found a Basic Income program would largely eliminated poverty. The government of Ontario is planning to launch a pilot project to test out a guaranteed basic income. …
Researcher uncovered the data in recent years and found a Basic Income program would largely eliminated poverty. The government of …
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A Silicon Valley seed investment company is planning to study whether implementing a universal basic income encourages people to be more innovative. Y Combinator – a seed investment company dubbed “a bootcamp for startups” – has revealed …
A Silicon Valley seed investment company is planning to study whether implementing a universal basic income encourages people to be …
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At a time of global economic insecurity, an insightful commentator identified the existential threat that technology poses to work: We are being afflicted with a new disease of which some readers may not yet have …
At a time of global economic insecurity, an insightful commentator identified the existential threat that technology poses to work: We …
What would you do if you were given a basic monthly income to count on – just enough to pay the rent and maybe buy a little food – without commitment to work in exchange? Would you …
What would you do if you were given a basic monthly income to count on – just enough to pay the …
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