(743) Going BIG

light-bulb-14Frequently these days we think we should have just started up a Basic Income Guarantee blog.  Talk about a good idea: there’s almost nothing a BIG wouldn’t take the edge off.  Here are two BIG-related items with a tech slant.  Decoupling work and income might just be to this century what democracy was in previous ones.

Techdirt podcast episode 16: rethinking work, income & leisure: Albert Wenger on basic income 33:53

Ours to master. Our challenge is to see in technology both today’s instruments of employer control and the preconditions for a post-scarcity society