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Utopia for Realists: Rutger Bregman in conversation

Rutger Bregman, Utopia, Realists, Universal basic income, inequality, grand challenges

Growing inequality and the transformation of the world of work have the potential to create massive social disruption. Strategies like creating a Universal Basic Income or a fifteen-hour work week sound like tempting solutions, but could they become reality?  Rutger Bregman thinks they can. They may be policies whose time has come, rather than just Utopian dreams, if enough people can mobilise in favour of change.

In conversation with kylie valentine.

Rutger Bregman is renowned for his Ted Talk on Why we should give everyone a basic income