An Honest Discussion About A Universal Basic Income

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In this video we go over the pros and cons of a universal basic income. The US government spent over $5 trillion of economic stimulus and relief payments during the pandemic of 2020 and 2021. This is enough money to give every adult in the country $1,000 per month during this 2 year period. Would the money have been better spent just giving it directly to the people?


0:00 – 1:48 intro
1:49 – 2:45
2:46 – 4:14 What is UBI?
4:15 – 5:19 Existing welfare systems
5:20 – 6:42 Cost of UBI
6:43 – 11:44 Taxes
11:45 – 14:20 Inflation
14:21 – 15:40 Starting the conversation

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