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What would a world with guaranteed money for everyone look like?

There’s a clock counting down to the biggest upset in human civilization since the Industrial Revolution: The day when governments around the world begin paying their citizens a monthly salary just for being alive.

Some people think such an idea is radical; many think it’s simply impossible. In a new video essay for Fusion, filmmaker Adam Westbrook reveals why a Universal Basic Income might actually be inevitable – and happening a lot sooner than we think.

What would a world with guaranteed money for everyone look like?

There’s a clock counting down to the biggest upset in human civilization since the Industrial Revolution: The day when governments around the world begin paying their citizens a monthly salary just for being alive.

Some people think such an idea is radical; many think it’s simply impossible. In a new video essay for Fusion, filmmaker Adam Westbrook reveals why a Universal Basic Income might actually be inevitable – and happening a lot sooner than we think.

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