Contributing opinion writer

Matthew B. Gilbert

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Making Basic Income a Reality

We have plenty of resources; we’re just missing the money that can get them from producers to the American people. Universal basic income is the final piece to the puzzle that makes the economy work — and work for everyone.

Basic Income: Security in a Crisis

We already needed UBI before COVID-19; the pandemic just exposed that need. This outbreak has been an indisputable disaster on a massive scale, but we mustn’t forget the many individual disasters that occur every day.

The New Old Solution to Poverty

The movement behind basic income is bigger than any one person, and after all these years, decades, and even centuries, this movement may finally be nearing the mountaintop. I invite you to join us.