Jan 11 2018 – Claire Suddath – Bloomberg Businessweek
In an audacious experiment, Finland is giving some residents a “basic income” of $16,000 for two years, no strings attached. Here’s what two of them did with the money.
The next time you hear someone say we need to cut taxes on the wealthy and corporations, mention these 7 economic fundamentals. pic.twitter.com/b6yfSBjYZr
— Robert Reich (@RBReich) September 17, 2017
Sept 17 2017 – Robert B. Reich
This incredibly short and simple explanation of certain basic economic principles really helps us understand why wealth redistribution in the form of universal basic income and other programs like it will actually grow the economy and help the people in the middle and the bottom while also increasing the wealth at the top.
Sept 12 2017 – Jolene Creighton – Futurism
Elon Musk, Mark Zuckerberg, and host of other innovators, experts, and entrepreneurs have already offered their support to Universal Basic Income. In her most recent book, Hillary Clinton adds her voice to the debate, saying that she thinks UBI a system worthy of consideration.