Why the Tech Elite Is Getting Behind Universal Basic Income
I read about unconditional basic income only recently, but it got my interest from the beginning. The world's population keeps growing, while more and more jobs are automated by machines, so it's not obvious that everyone will have the chance to work in the future. Even now, finding work is already a problem for many.
It might be Baader-Meinhof, but I seem to see it pop up more and more often. This article has some very good points and proofs that basic income is not only something poor people dream of. It's something that may actually work and take us forward.
Who knows, if #Switzerland
decides to go for it after the referendum in 2016, it might be an important test case for the rest of the world. #basicincome