What would a universal basic income mean for America? Stockton thinks it has the answer Young, sincere and raised on the edge of poverty, Sukhi Samra has a mother who worked two minimum-wage jobs when she was a kid — days at a gas station and nights at a Subway. Her father is disabled. She knows what an extra $500 a month would have bought her family.
“I spent a lot of 5 th and 6 th grade just, like, in those tables at Subway so that I could keep my mom some company and spend some time with her,” […]