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Should we have a universal basic income?

August 12, 2018

Unconditional cash payments to everyone in the country — is this an idea whose time has arrived?

In this video, Taylor argues that we have good moral and practical reasons for implementing a universal basic income.

Then he responds to three common conservative criticisms of a UBI: that meaning is derived from work, income should not be separated from work, and the cost would be too great.

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Taylor Scollon

Taylor is a co-founder of The Cable.

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