February 2017 Archives

Everyone sees big economic shifts due to digitalization and automation—-that displaces more and more people.  Basic Income Guarantee (BIG) (proposed by Rev. Martin Luther King in his fnal Poor People's Campaign and also by  President Richard Nixon in early 1970s) is the idea that everyone in society recieves a "floor" of $10,000 to $12,000 a year. Municipalities in various countries—including Canada—- and a national referndum for BIG in Switzerland, mean that Americans can see this concept in action.

Episode 22 – Looming Dystopia

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