Sometimes a counter argument to UBI is that work is important and gives is a sense of purpose. Which may be true, so it’s important to remember: Work doesn’t equal wage labour.
“Work doesn’t equal wage labour (repeat, until people understand that basic point) https://t.co/OKCDqybt4u”
Work doesn't equal wage labour (repeat, until people understand that basic point) https://t.co/OKCDqybt4u
— Nick Srnicek (@n_srnck) December 27, 2016
“Post-work doesn’t mean the absence of meaningful projects. It means eliminating our dependence on the labour market for survival” https://twitter.com/n_srnck/status/813785503455649792
“What a depressing world we live in that people think meaning must come from working in a cubicle or on an assembly line or stocking shelves” https://twitter.com/n_srnck/status/813786120702009345