It Is Time For Basic Income

One of the reasons that I enjoyed watching Star Trek was because the ideals that the future represent. If you look carefully at the economy of Star Trek they have abolished money. People only do the work that they are passionate about. This makes sense as automation continues to grow people really won’t have to “work” to make ends meet and can pursue their own interests. Long story short I think Basic Income will help transition us into a society that one day, hopefully, can resemble the Federation.

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It Is Time For Basic Income

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