Just Give People Money (aka Universal Basic Income)

5/2/2018, 4:00:00 AM , duration(0:0:2)
Society & Culture/Personal Journals Comedy
Gaby learns what the country might look like if we weren't constantly worried about making enough money. Our trusty teachers for this episode include: <a href="https://twitter.com/laurensmiley">Lauren Smiley</a>, a journalist who's <a href="https://www.wired.com/2015/12/silicon-valleys-basic-income-bromance/">covered Silicon Valley's feelings</a> toward a universal basic income. <a href="https://twitter.com/pefrase">Peter Frase</a>, editor at <em>Jacobin</em> magazine, who gives us a harsh truth of tech bros' UBI support. <a href="https://twitter.com/miabirdsong">Mia Birdsong</a>, who tells us an about her research in communities that might benefit from a UBI. And finally, this is it guys: a presidential candidate. <a href="https://twitter.com/AndrewYangVFA">Andrew Yang</a> explains why his platform is focused on giving everyone money.&nbsp;<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>