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Good news: proposal for everyone to get Universal Basic Income. Bad news: Britons excluded

A proposal for universal basic income (UBI) is finally on the political agenda. If implemented, it will benefit millions of people who are in poverty or struggling to make ends meet. 65 kata lagi

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As robots take jobs, Europeans mull free money for all - NZ Herald. 

The radical notion that governments should hand out free money to everyone — rich and poor, those who work and those who don’t — is slowly but surely gaining ground in Europe. 196 kata lagi

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How the Heck We'll Pay for a Universal Basic Income - Natalie Shoemaker. 

How would the government pay to provide Universal Basic Income to every citizen? It’s one of the harder questions relating to this topic. Frank Stilwell, a Professor Emeritus in Political Economy at the University of Sydney, says there’s an “inevitable uncertainty” surrounding UBI and its economic consequences, which all depend on how it’s implemented. 55 kata lagi

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QBP Women's Mechanic Scholarship Winners Announced

This past year QBP sought outside help to be able to diversify scholarship winners, with an emphasis on women of color and it worked out.  This year’s winners pool has TRIPLE the number of women of color over last year and nearly 9x as many as the first year of the scholarship. 457 kata lagi

Why the Green Party?

This will be the first national election I am engaging in, not as an enthusiastic pundit but as a full-blown Greens member.

As a young person interested in politics, I thought I would take the time out to discuss what I believe is the best way to engage the “lost million” we hear so much about. 1.033 kata lagi

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The Scottish pioneer whose plan for a basic income could transform Britain - Kevin McKenna. 

In the city where Adam Smith developed the free-market theories that inspired Thatcherism nearly 300 years later, a young Labour politician is pursuing an economic vision that takes a drastically different approach to “the wealth of nations”. 154 kata lagi

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Canadiens' Gallagher Out For 8 Weeks

Montreal Canadiens forward Brendan Gallagher will be out of the lineup for at least 8 weeks. He was hit by teammate Shea Weber’s slap shot during the 3rd period of Montreal’s OT win against Dallas on Wednesday. 39 kata lagi