Is America Ready for Universal Basic Income?

The Impact of Automation on the US Workforce
Recording: Is America Ready for Universal Basic Income?, Mar 8, 2019


Today, dignity and value are so tied to our work that it’s hard to imagine a world where that isn’t true. However, as automation makes more human labor obsolete, we need to think differently.

Is Universal Basic Income the solution? Join Andrew Yang for a rational discussion on the future of work, the merits of UBI, and why we need to shift to a human-centered form of capitalism.

All political backgrounds are welcome - attendance does not indicate support.

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Dual
Event Type: Session
Level: Advanced