And now I can die.
Andrew Yang just hit 100,000 subscribers on YouTube. Silver Play Button achieved!
No one should have to destroy themselves in order to make a living.
Let the text UBI to 50409 memes begin
Everyone is always so sure the entire system will collapse if we make another improvement
Basic income failed in Ontario…
It has never been possible for someone in the U.S. working 40 hours a week, 50 weeks a year, to have a stay-at-home spouse with two kids and not live in poverty earning a minimum wage.
John Kerry at Davos: 85% of job loss in the US is because of technology, and I can't wait to see how the incoming administration deals with AI.
The first basic income billboards are up in the Bay Area
Stephen Hawking image quote
Timeline of the Evaluation Study of Finland's Basic Income Experiment
The tsunami called automation is coming. Basic income is required ASAP.
Guess who is reading about the idea of universal citizen dividends? BILL CLINTON.
Andrew Yang credit cards are appearing in parking meters in downtown New Orleans (crosspost from r/NewOrleans)
Who would you be with basic income? (Location: San Francisco)
In the 1970s Mincome experiment, domestic violence went down in excess of 30%
Text UBI to 50409 to demand that your reps include an emergency UBI of $2,000 a month in the next bill
Cash Transfers: Myth vs. Reality | unicef
Soylent makes an appearance in The Tick (Season 1, Ep. 9, 17:31)
Found in Seattle...
For 40 years we've stood by as Bizarro Robin Hood took from the bottom 80% to give to the top 20%
LIVE right now in Times Square: the world's biggest question about basic income courtesy of Switzerland
Basic Income is ... Forward T-shirt design
25,000! Congrats on a new milestone, everyone!
Just another irrational basic income supporter...
Ta-Nehisi Coates on Universal Basic Income
In one word, why do you support the idea of unconditional basic income?
Marching in New Orleans today with a basic income shirt and sign
Received this today from Senator David Vitter of Louisiana regarding my NSA concerns. Ummm... Lie much?
Well that was fast, Yahoo (x-post from /r/AdviceAnimals)
Thunderclap achieved! It went out from 401 people to 491,840 people and our biggest supporter was Occupy Wall Street.
The Velocity of Money (1929 - 2014): Each and every U.S. dollar is now changing hands more slowly than at any time in the 1900s, including the Great Depression.
Isn't an unconditional basic income just getting something for nothing?
Basic income made it onto a BIG banner at the #EndAusterityNow protests
I am now convinced that the simplest approach will prove to be the most effective — the solution to poverty is to abolish it directly by a now widely discussed measure: the guaranteed income. - Martin Luther King Jr. (1967)
In a poll of 7,804 people, 328 said they would quit their job with a basic income, and 93 unemployed said they would quit looking. The rest would work full-time or part-time.
Today is International Day for the Eradication of Poverty...
The basic income is an income paid to all citizens regardless of whether they work. The objective is to enable everybody to pursue a career that gives them a sense of self fulfillment, that is useful for society, and for which they are qualified.
The most important injustices throughout history have not been that the powerful took a disproportionate share of wealth, but that the powerful took away the freedom of others and forced them to serve the powerful on terms chosen by the powerful. - Karl Widerquist
Unconditional Basic Income pilots and experiments around the world: past, present, and future
Word cloud created using GiveDirectly's raw data from its UBI study recipients asked the question: How has [basic income] changed how you interact with your family or spouse?
Thinking of all the unjust states in history, you take away the elite’s power to force the disadvantaged to serve (or deny them their ability to meet their needs on their own), and you take away their ability to commit almost all of their injustices.-Karl Widerquist
Guess who's listed as a sponsor for the Basic Income Createathon?
What time is it?
The workers that technology is forcing down the income ladder must be enabled to sustain their families and offer opportunity for their children. Like it or not, this will be a core function of government in coming decades.—William A. Galston, senior fellow at the Brookings Institution
Anti-UBI billboard in Switzerland. Translation: $2500/mo. Who will pay?
Jaron Lanier read Martin Ford's new book, Rise of the Robots, and now sees basic income as one of the few solutions for technological unemployment
New Orleans gentrification in one photo
I hear Reddit only loves rescues. I sure could use a rescue from this water bowl.
Updated visualization for understanding how a flat 40% income tax would actually reduce tax burdens for all but the top 20% of households, mostly increasing overall tax burdens on only the top 5%, when paired with a $12k/4k UBI.
Consumer Price Index of Alaska vs. U.S. before and after existence of the Alaskan Dividend
First time ever at the beach! He frolicked through the deep sand like it was snow.
UBI in the OECD with no additional taxes (#basicincome)
Doctor Manhattan on Hubig's Pies
Consumer Price Index of Alaska vs. U.S. before and after existence of Permanent Fund Dividend (PFD) annually given to all Alaskan residents [OC]
Would be nice to have a choice in the matter...
I am now convinced that the simplest approach will prove to be the most effective — the solution to poverty is to abolish it directly by a now widely discussed measure: the guaranteed income. - Martin Luther King Jr. (x-post r/basicincome)
It's official! According to the Guinness Book of World Records, basic income activists in Switzerland have just asked the world's biggest question.
Our Potential Snoo (Any suggestions for improvement? Alternative ideas?)
Adjusted for 2014 dollars, all U.S. quintiles in 2009 received an average total transfer income of $13,948. This includes the topmost quintile which was given $11,807.
Girlfriend just said this at a ballgame
First look at Archer as Spielberg's John Wilkes Booth
Well that was fast