WORKING, by Studs Terkel (BOOK SIX – Part 2 – Brokers)

Unsurprisingly to some (including myself) the so-called “makers and takers” within society are not a uniform people who are hellbent on exploiting other people for their advantage. Oddly enough, the category of people who deal with lots of money whether it be through expensive houses, boats or the stock exchange are a multi-faceted bunch of…

The UBI is Finnish-ed

Okay, it’s not actually and I just really like puns. So I’ve been sitting on this story for a bit and want to share the round up of (old) news on this. Apparently Finland is going to (starting next year) have a small scale UBI that targets around 10,000 individuals to see how effective the…