Tag Archive: poverty

Commentary: Horrible Advert, Terribly Dismissive And Reductionist Campaign That Makes Fun Of Poverty

Just saw this horrible ad at Dhoby Ghaut MRT ( there were 2 other equally horrible ones, but there were people resting on them and I did not want to intrude on their privacy with my anger by taking photos)….
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Switzerland Considering Paying Citizens $2,600 A Month For Doing Nothing

Update: According to ​the folks behind the Basic Income campaign, Switzerland’s government will start discussing the proposal in spring 2015, with the public vote likely to take place by fall 2016. Switzerland could soon be the world’s first national case…
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