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A Universal Basic Income is a Payroll Subsidy, and Here's Why.

A Universal Basic Income is a Payroll Subsidy, and Here's Why.

It’s not often that a policy idea comes along like the universal basic income—UBI.  It’s a disruptive policy idea that presents a philosophical debate between capitalism and socialism, challenges personally held ideologies of earned income and hard work, but also has the potential to solve the stickier problems of human existence: poverty and all of its ills.