Milton Friedman Who wouldn’t want a nice, big, fat check similar to a PFD payment every month with no obligations? Sound farfetched? Not as much as you might think. And by the way, I am not experimenting with drugs in my garage. This idea is about as mainstream as you can get – nationally and internationally. It goes by various names such as “guaranteed minimum income,” “basic income,” even “negative income tax,” but the concept is the same.
And before you blame Europeans and Communists for the wacky and subversive idea of giving away free money, the idea has American […]