Archive for May 2019

UBI expert Scott Santens joins Nick Brana on MPP TV

What would you do with an additional $1,000 a month? Universal basic income is an idea that has enjoyed support from figures as intellectually diverse as Thomas Paine and Friedrich Hayek, Martin Luther King Jr. and Milton Friedman. In 1970, Richard Nixon championed a universal basic income to establish an economic floor for the poor.…

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Chaos Erupts Over DCCC Rules

Progressive Democrats are coming to grips with a crushing new party rule that bans campaign consultants from working with progressive primary challengers. Our Revolution and Justice Democrats are saying that “Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ayanna Pressley, Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar, and Ro Khanna would never have been elected with this rule in place in previous elections.” Ocasio-Cortez…

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