China says internment camps are ‘free vocational training’

China says internment camps are ‘free vocational training’

Hide caption BEIJING — China is saving Muslim ethnic minorities from the lure of religious extremism by teaching them to speak Mandarin and accept modern science, a senior Chinese official said in a report Tuesday, Beijing’s latest propaganda effort to defend its internment of Muslims against mounting criticism.
The ruling Communist Party’s resistance to Western pressure over the camps highlights China’s growing confidence under President Xi Jinping, the country’s most powerful leader in decades, who has offered Beijing’s system of authoritarianism and economic growth as a model for other countries.
The report published by the official Xinhua News Agency […]

Ontario Basic Income Pilot deserved a fair chance

Ontario Basic Income Pilot deserved a fair chance

According to Herzallah, the Ontario Basic Income Pilot deserved a chance before its dismissal. It’s time to stop dismissing basic income as a fantasy and act to seriously test its merits.

In April 2017, the Ontario Liberals announced the launch of the Ontario Basic Income Pilot (OBIP)—the first attempt at introducing a basic income in the province and one of the largest trials of its kind in the world.

The trial aimed to measure the impact basic income payments had on the lives of participants such as food security, mental and physical health, housing stability, education, and so on. After a […]

China says camps for Muslims lead them to ‘modern’ life

China says camps for Muslims lead them to 'modern' life

BEIJING (AP) — China on Tuesday characterized its mass internment of Muslims as a push to bring into the "modern, civilized" world a destitute people who are easily led astray — a depiction that analysts said bore troubling colonial overtones.

The report is the ruling Communist Party’s latest effort to defend its extrajudicial detention of Central Asian Muslim minorities against mounting criticism.

China’s resistance to Western pressure over the camps highlights its growing confidence under President Xi Jinping, who has offered Beijing’s authoritarian system as a model for other countries. LOADING… About 1 million Uighurs, Kazakhs and other minorities have been […]

China says internment camps are ‘free vocational training’

China says internment camps are 'free vocational training'

BEIJING (AP) – China is saving Muslim ethnic minorities from the lure of religious extremism by teaching them to speak Mandarin and accept modern science, a senior Chinese official said in a report Tuesday, Beijing’s latest propaganda effort to defend its internment of Muslims against mounting criticism.

The ruling Communist Party’s resistance to Western pressure over the camps highlights China’s growing confidence under President Xi Jinping, the country’s most powerful leader in decades, who has offered Beijing’s system of authoritarianism and economic growth as a model for other countries.

The report published by the official Xinhua News Agency indicated that key […]

/pol/ – Politically Incorrect

/pol/ - Politically Incorrect

>> >>189580116
>>Nerds now become NEETs playing vidya all day instead of being engineers

This wouldn’t happen.
>Liberals and art majors now waste paint and paper instead of flipping burgersThey would make money off their art.>No one worksMost people love work though. >> >>189581981 Quite simple reallyEach human being needs one private room to inhabit, food, clothes, bedding, transportThese are essential items which should be provided for to basic level by the state, if required by the individual.Clothing over $100 is most definitely luxury. Imported Madagascan vanilla pods, are luxury goods.Fruits, vegetables, grains, rice etc are essential.Money spent on recycled goods […]

Welsh universal basic income backed by Labour leader hopeful Eluned Morgan

Welsh universal basic income backed by Labour leader hopeful Eluned Morgan

A Universal Basic Income would guarantee every person a fixed sum of cash One of the candidates to succeed Carwyn Jones as the leader of Welsh Labour has backed the idea of a universal basic income in Wales.

Leadership candidate Eluned Morgan said she would back a pilot of the concept, where everybody is given cash regardless of how wealthy they are.

But she admitted it would be "extremely difficult" without the support of UK government coffers.One of her rivals, Vaughan Gething, said the idea is "out of touch".The universal basic income (UBI) concept is already being trialled in Finland, and […]

A universal basic income could free GPs to focus on their real job

A universal basic income could free GPs to focus on their real job

Dr Matthew Johnson Elliott Johnson Earlier this year, shadow chancellor John McDonnell revealed that Labour may include a trial of universal basic income (UBI) in its next manifesto. For GPs, and other health workers, a UBI may offer a common-sense means of transforming the relationship of their patients with the NHS.

While there is understandable concern about rewarding freeloading, research suggests a UBI could empower millions of citizens to upskill themselves, pursue career aspirations and contribute productively. Vitally, it may also promote public health as the sort of ‘upstream’ intervention some have advocated for creating a sustainable NHS .

As researchers, […]

What I think about Universal Basic Income

What I think about Universal Basic Income

Alright, whats going on. Its me back at it again with another article. But this one is a bit different than what I write about. I will be giving you my personal take on Universal Basic Income (UBI).

What is UBI/ how do they distribute it? Universal Basic Income is exactly what it sounds like. It is a set amount of money, that is given by a state (or country) to all of its citizens. And it would be given (according to an article from futurism) in scheduled intervals- a week, a month, or even annually.

How much would […]

Italy approves deficit-hiking budget, awaits EU’s verdict

Italy approves deficit-hiking budget, awaits EU's verdict

Reuters By Giuseppe Fonte and Angelo Amante

ROME, Oct 15 (Reuters) – The Italian cabinet on Monday signed off on an expansionary 2019 budget, boosting welfare spending, cutting the retirement age and hiking the deficit to set up a showdown with authorities in Brussels over compliance with EU rules.

The government of the right-wing League and the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement had already issued the financial framework for the budget, raising the target for next year’s deficit to 2.4 percent of gross domestic product.So far, the reaction from Brussels has been irate, with EU commissioners threatening to reject the package before formally […]

Protecting Our Future With a Universal Basic Income

Lifestyle

Universal basic income has long been discussed as a potential means for escaping the inevitable draw of more and more jobs becoming erased due to advancements in artificial intelligence and automation. UBI comprises of the idea that a country should provide its citizens with an infusion of cash on a regular basis. This idea has been touted by prominent politicians, world leaders, and top executives as being a solution to the problems that artificial intelligence and automation pose for workers. Photo by NeONBRAND on Unsplash As we continue to progress into a new age governed by such great […]