COVID-19 has caused almost everyone to support some form of a Universal Basic Income. How much money, to adults and/or children, funded through what mechanism, are all details that should continue to be debated long past the close of this coronavirus. Sheltered from the storm, most of us would take almost anything at this point. But how do we actually get any money from the government?

What is the best way to implement a UBI?

After reading Economist Rajiv Sethi’s most recent blog post, I’m convinced he has it right. The best way to implement a UBI is to have…


On July 31 of 2019 at the second Democratic debate, the nation learned a little bit more about Andrew Yang. He stepped up to the plate and took a far bigger and better swing than he did his first time around. He was concise, direct, and stood out among his fellow candidates.

Terrell Jermaine Starr of The Root felt that he won the debate, and Charles Blow of the New York Times was more impressed by Yang than anyone else on the stage. Some writers, however, didn’t share the same admiration for Andrew’s performance, due to his answer on one…

Rafael Higonnet-Faithfull

Sophomore at The University of Massachusetts Amherst. I’m a philosophy student who likes to read and write.

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