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The Rules Aren’t Broken, They’re Fixed: Time to Rewrite Them

The Rules Aren’t Broken, They’re Fixed: Time to Rewrite Them | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
  A new ad campaign will hit the streets of London today, drawing attention to a surprisingly unrecognised state of affairs: the City of London is the tax haven in our own backyard.  While the Brit...
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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 Explosion of Bullshit Jobs

Links: https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2017/04/why-its-time-to-rethink-the-meaning-of-work
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Just 7% Of Workers Feel Productive During Regular Work Hours

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Charles Murray and Sam Harris Discuss Universal Basic Income and Trump's Election.

Controversial author of the book, The Bell Curve, Charles Murray of the American Enterprise Institute and neuroscientist and author, Sam Harris discus
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Universal basic income plan enjoys huge level of support, poll finds

Universal basic income plan enjoys huge level of support, poll finds | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
Almost half of adults (49%) aged between 18-75 said they would consider some form of Universal basic income. The poll had been commissioned by IPR for Ipsos-MORI and the support is for surprisingly high for an
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Half of Britons want all UK citizens to get a universal basic income

Half of Britons want all UK citizens to get a universal basic income | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
Nearly half of Britons would support giving all citizens a cash allowance, regardless of whether they were employed, according to a new survey. Once considered a policy belonging firmly to the radical left, polling by the Institute for Policy Research at the University of Bath found that 49 per cent of 18 to 75-year-olds supported the introduction of a Universal Basic Income (UBI).
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Silicon Valley Exec on Basic Income: Ending Poverty "Moral Imperative"

Silicon Valley Exec on Basic Income: Ending Poverty "Moral Imperative" | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
Y Combinator's Sam Altman is leading Silicon Valley's charge to see how a basic income could benefit Americans and address inequality.
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The rise of robots taking human jobs will be 'painful and enduring'

The rise of robots taking human jobs will be 'painful and enduring' | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
A computer scientist at Rice University says that accountants, lawyers and even construction are about to find their work changing substantially, if not entirely taken over by computers.
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To Understand Rising Inequality, Consider the Janitors at Two Top Companies, Then and Now

To Understand Rising Inequality, Consider the Janitors at Two Top Companies, Then and Now | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
Focusing on core competence and outsourcing the rest has made U.S. companies lean, nimble and productive. It has also left lots of people worse off.
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Warren Buffett Says Gov't Should Act on Income Inequality

Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Warren Buffett coments on income inequality during an interview with Bloomberg's David Westin at the Smith & Wollensky restaurant in New York on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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The Economist Who Predicted Trump and Brexit Explains How Baby Boomers Ruined Everything

A conversation with Mark Blyth, a professor at Brown University.
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Insanely Concentrated Wealth Is Strangling Our Prosperity - Evonomics

Insanely Concentrated Wealth Is Strangling Our Prosperity - Evonomics | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
Today's mountains of wealth throttle the very engine of wealth creation itself.
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In an 8-Hour Day, the Average Worker Is Productive for This Many Hours

In an 8-Hour Day, the Average Worker Is Productive for This Many Hours | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
It may make you feel better about leaving work early today.
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A Universal Basic Income Would Do Wonders For The U.S. Economy

A Universal Basic Income Would Do Wonders For The U.S. Economy | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
It’s not a giveaway; it’s a permanent economic stimulus.
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What Hillary Clinton really thinks

Hillary Clinton’s theory of politics is unfashionable, but she doesn’t care. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO On page 239 of What Happened
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Introducing the universal basic income | IN 60 SECONDS

The concept of universal basic income has become increasingly more prominent over the years; however, many people are unaware of what the term actuall
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The Explosion of Bullshit Jobs

Links: https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2017/04/why-its-time-to-rethink-the-meaning-of-work
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If You Think Basic Income is “Free Money” or Socialism, Think Again 

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What America would look like if it guaranteed everyone a job

What America would look like if it guaranteed everyone a job | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
Imagine if a well-paying job were a human right.
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Goldman Sachs and Greece's decline - (VPRO documentary - 2012)

Between 2000 and 2012, Goldman Sachs provided Greece with risky financial products in order to hide the country’s public debt. This allowed Greece to liv
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True Universal Basic Income Is a Must as Robots Will Replace 40 Percent of All Labor Force in the US by 2030

True Universal Basic Income Is a Must as Robots Will Replace 40 Percent of All Labor Force in the US by 2030 | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
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The cost of universal basic income might be lower than you think

The cost of universal basic income might be lower than you think | Reflecting on Basic Income | Scoop.it
Basic income advocate Scott Santens looks at how much it would cost to implement a UBI in the United States.
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'The S-word': how young Americans fell in love with socialism

Young Americans blame capitalism for crises in housing, healthcare and falling wages. Once demonised, the word ‘socialism’ is back as a new political movement takes root
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Peter Hinssen: 'Ik ben voorstander van het universeel basisinkomen'

"Ik ben een voorstander van het universeel basisinkomen. Artificiële intelligentie zal enorm veel jobs vernietigen," zegt serie-entrepreneur en adviseur aan bedrijven Peter Hinssen in Z-talk Goossens.
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