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What Giant Companies Have In Common With Romney

What Giant Companies Have In Common With Romney | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
American multinational corporations have something in common with Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, aside from being people, too: They both keep a lot of their income overseas to cut their tax bills.
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Reflecting on Basic Income
Our current economic world order is dying. To make sure lots of people don;'t die along with it a basic income has become critical. Without basic income there won't be anything resembling "civilization" on this planet 50 years from now.
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It's time to take 'free money' seriously | The New Daily

It's time to take 'free money' seriously | The New Daily | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
Universal Basic Income, the idea that every citizen be granted a regular unconditional base wage, is rapidly pushing itself into mainstream politics.
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The Cost of Universal Basic Income Is Less Than You Might Think

The Cost of Universal Basic Income Is Less Than You Might Think | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
Many people believe that the cost of a universal basic income would be the number of people who get it times the amount of the income.
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Killer Mike defends Trump voters. Rap duo concerned about economics & automation.

Rappers Killer Mike & El-P of “Run the Jewels” talk politics with Channel 4 News. Mike (formerly a huge Bernie Sanders supporter) speaks in defense of Trump supporters, and questions whether jobs are…
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The Cost of Universal Basic Income is the Net Transfer Amount, Not the Gross Price Tag

The Cost of Universal Basic Income is the Net Transfer Amount, Not the Gross Price Tag | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
Imagine a group of 5 people. They have an income distribution of $10, $20, $30, $50, and $100. Someone gets the BIG idea of everyone putting 40% of their money into a hat, and dividing the result…
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Khannea Suntzu's comment, July 19, 3:58 AM
Yes but but but in a decade or two lots of people will be unemployable because technology and then we, stakeholders, bankers and other rich 0,01% psychopaths will be left paying everyone just to live?? That' can't be right !!!
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Arguments Against Basic Income Are Straw Men

Arguments Against Basic Income Are Straw Men | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
A universal basic income as a poverty-reduction policy is often contrasted unfavourably with targeted transfers. This column argues that fiv
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Tax havens: Super-rich 'hiding' at least $21tn - BBC News

Tax havens: Super-rich 'hiding' at least $21tn - BBC News | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
A global super-rich elite has at least $21 trillion (£13tn) hidden in secret tax havens, according to a major study.
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Updated: Washington’s Sen. Cantwell prepping bill calling for AI committee

Updated: Washington’s Sen. Cantwell prepping bill calling for AI committee | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
Artificial intelligence research is going to have major effects on the world, one way or another, and Senator Maria Cantwell is working on legislation that…
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Steve Wozniak on Universal Basic Income #Interview with Robin Paul #USA

Steve Wozniak on Universal Basic Income #Interview with Robin Paul I just think that lower level people are more important than higher level people. W
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Basic Income: And How We Can Make It Happen, by Guy Standing

Basic Income: And How We Can Make It Happen, by Guy Standing | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
For those interested in imagining the kind of world we want to live in, Guy Standing’s case for providing all citizens with a basic income makes a convincing read, says Lorenza Antonucci
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Google Trends

Google Trends | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
Découvrir les recherches sur ""universal basic income"" par période, lieu et popularité sur Google Trends
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Hawaii Unanimously Passes Bill Supporting Universal Basic Income

Hawaii just became the first state to unanimously pass a bill supporting universal basic income, a policy that's generally accepted as a way to thwart th
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The case for a universal basic income

The case for a universal basic income | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
A universal basic income is the only real way to help American workers weather the widespread disruption that automation is sure to bring.
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What Happened to America’s Wealth? The Rich Hid It

What Happened to America’s Wealth? The Rich Hid It | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
Wealth inequality: A new study reports that households with wealth over $40 million evade 25 to 30 percent of personal income and wealth taxes.
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Could space pay for a universal basic income? - The Boston Globe

Could space pay for a universal basic income? - The Boston Globe | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
Universal basic income requires a new source of big money. Enter the era of space tourism.
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Let the robots take our jobs and pay for a universal basic income

Let the robots take our jobs and pay for a universal basic income | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
As developments in artificial intelligence and robotics advance, there is going to be a severe and swift disruption of many working classes. Large swaths of laborers are going to lose their jobs, leading to unprecedented levels of unemployment. To account for this problem, having access to basic needs should become a right, not
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Basic Income: People Experiencing Homelessness Should Be Heard Too

Not just Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg, People Experiencing Homelessness Should Be Heard Too. We must ensure meaningful participation, in the Universa
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A basic income really could end poverty forever

A basic income really could end poverty forever | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
But to become a reality, it needs to get detailed and stop being oversold.
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Rutger Bregman op Radio 1 om te praten over experimenten en Basisinkomen

Rutger Bregman was 13 juli 2017 op Radio 1 om te praten over het basisinkomen, de experimenten met een soepelere bijstand en het niveau van het Nederlands
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A Universal Basic Income For When the Robots Come

A Universal Basic Income For When the Robots Come | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
Doug Clinton, managing partner with venture capital firm Loup Ventures, makes the case that a "universal basic income," giving people a sum of money regardless of whether they work, can be a beneficial upside to free human creativity as the robots take over jobs in the years to come.
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Is California about to establish a universal income program?

Is California about to establish a universal income program? | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
California may be poised to take the next big step towards universal basic income, by establishing a universal dividend fund through a proposed reform of the state’s cap-and-trade system. State Senator Bob Wieckowski, author of the bill, spoke to Owen and Jim about the motivation behind the legislation and what it’ll take to get it …
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Perspective | What if philanthropy isn’t the best way for rich people to help others?

Jeff Bezos is drawing from an older tradition of charity. He’s not the only donor heading in that direction.
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Silicon Valley's Doomsday: Prepping For An Economic Apocalypse [Divided America, Pt. 1] | AJ+ Docs

As Silicon Valley works toward an automated future, many fear that the resulting unemployment will cause deep unrest, and soon. These survivalists ar
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Facebook, Tesla CEOs lead charge for guaranteed income: 'I don't think we're going to have a choice,' Musk says

Across their three presidential debates last year, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump uttered the word “jobs” 86 times – but the word “automation” never came up.
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Love the idea of a universal basic income? Be careful what you wish for | Ellie Mae O’Hagan

Yes, UBI could be an important part of a radical agenda. But beware: its proponents include neoliberals hostile to the very idea of the welfare state
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The Greenspan Betrayal

Presented on October 22, 2004 David Cay Johnston, journalist "David Cay Johnston says that over the past 36 years he has exposed hundreds of billions o
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