● NEWS ● #commondreams #finland #fi ☞ After 'Encouraging' Results From Finnish #UBI Experiment, Experts Say the Time for Such a Bold Idea Is Now https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/05/06/after-encouraging-results-finnish-ubi-experiment-experts-say-time-such-bold-idea-now
If there isn't a minimum income floor to fall back on when this kind of massive shock hits, people literally have no options.
"If you're looking for a bold new idea for New York public schools," wrote congressional candidate Jamaal Bowman, "how about you just try fully funding them for once?"
Criminal #billgates looking to profit from mass death again https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/05/06/dangerous-idea-public-school-advocates-denounce-cuomo-gates-plan-seizing-pandemic
The allure of capitalism has never been a clean or ethical one—the very roots are predicated on a system of continued growth and extraction, only becoming less feudal and more “modern” with the advent of beliefs that technological advances could usher in continued input to help the system survive. ...
● NEWS ● #counterpunch #Finance ☞ Capitalism’s Voracious Appetite: Bodies are the Commodities https://www.counterpunch.org/2020/05/06/capitalisms-voracious-appetite-bodies-are-the-commodities/
McConnell and Trump’s appointees threaten not only the COVID-19 recovery, but also federal programs for decades to come.
● NEWS ● #truthout #covid19 #entryism ☞ McConnell's #Pandemic Priority Is Appointing Conservative Judges https://truthout.org/articles/mcconnells-pandemic-priority-is-appointing-conservative-judges/