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Andrew Yang argues why universal income isn’t a ‘handout’

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400 Richest Americans Saw Their Wealth DOUBLE As Their Taxes Dropped

You know, every day I sit here and I do videos and I assume that not a single person watching these is in the top 1% of income earners here in the United States. If you are, congratulations to you, good job. But what I’m definitely positive of is that nobody watching these videos as…

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The colossal problem with universal basic income | Douglas Rushkoff

DOUGLAS RUSHKOFF: For a long time I was a fan of universal basic income. And the logic I had was that I always hear politicians talking about, ‘Let’s create jobs for people. That’s what we need is jobs, more jobs,’ as if that’s what’s going to solve the economic problem. So the government is supposed…

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Financial Tips For The Holidays | NBC News Now

NOT HELPFUL. STEPHANIE RUHL IS HERE TO HELP STEPHANIE RUHL IS HERE TO HELP US STAY FINANCIALLY HEALTHY. US STAY FINANCIALLY HEALTHY.>>I’M STEPHANIE RUHLE.>>I’M STEPHANIE RUHLE. THIS IS BETTER BUSINESS. THIS IS BETTER BUSINESS. DO YOU FEEL LIKE YOU CANNOT DO YOU FEEL LIKE YOU CANNOT CONTROL YOUR FINANCES? CONTROL YOUR FINANCES?>>DON’T WORRY.>>DON’T WORRY. WE…

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Giridharadas: We Must Redistribute Wealth

If you ask me what I think about capitalism, I would say maybe it’s something we should try. Because free market capitalism, what we’re talking about tonight, is not what we actually have in its supposed epicenter: America, where I live, and about which I write in “Winners Take All.” A model America is exporting…

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Why we should give everyone a basic income | Rutger Bregman | TEDxMaastricht

Translator: Michele Gianella Reviewer: Robert Tucker Rutger Bregman Basic Income for everyone Ladies and Gentlemen, today I’d like to share a big idea with you. In fact, I believe it could be one of the biggest ideas of the 21st century. It’s an idea that could unite politicians from the left to the right in…

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An argument for basic income. | Jim Provost | TEDxKanata

Translator: Michele Gianella Reviewer: Alessandra Tadiotto As a data scientist, I literally spend my day predicting the future. I try and model systems and businesses, and I use really cool tools, like artificial intelligence or blockchain to help understand what makes humans tick. And what I found most fascinating from the past few years of…

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Why everyone should have a basic income | Guy Standing | TEDxKlagenfurt

Translator: Michele Gianella Reviewer: Ellen Maloney All of us should have dreams. And I want to begin by saying something that is very famous, that it’s from the impossible, the dreamers of the impossible, rather than the slaves of the possible, that social evolution draws its creative force. My dream is that every one of…

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Biden Says Warren’s An “Elitist” While He Sucks Up To Wealthy Donors

You know, there’s a lot of tone deaf and people lacking self-awareness, a running for the democratic nomination to be president of the United States. But I think Joe Biden really takes the cake and that’s actually saying quite something. Considering the fact that the other day you had Andrew Yang when asked a question…

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Here’s Why Amazon’s Grocery Wars Could Save You Money Anywhere You Shop | NBC News Now

SURPRISE YOU. STEPHANIE RUHLE EXPLAINS IT ALL. STEPHANIE RUHLE EXPLAINS IT ALL.>>>I’M STEPHANIE RUHLE AND THIS>>>I’M STEPHANIE RUHLE AND THIS IS “BETTER BUSINESS.” IS “BETTER BUSINESS.” DO YOU THINK BUSINESS NEWS IS DO YOU THINK BUSINESS NEWS IS TOUGH TO GET YOUR HEAD AROUND? TOUGH TO GET YOUR HEAD AROUND? DON’T WORRY. DON’T WORRY. I’M…

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