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UBI vs. LIG

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Tyler Skinner-Rosenberg

While it's good to see increased interest around basic income worldwide, there is a puzzling trend among certain proponents. Namely, there is a tendency to call for a 'universal' basic income (i.e. a basic income paid to all citizens). Clearly, such people calling for such a policy aren't considering what's necessary to quickly and pragmatically move to assist the poorest among us with a living income guaranteed. Discuss!

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