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African Union IcanSEEit 
Praise the lord, the savior is here! US presidential candidate Andrew Yang wants to invent the UNIVERSAL BASIC INCOME in the United States of America. 1000$ per month for every american adult that has turned 18 years of age. He will WIPE american poverty off the floor! People can afford their rent, healthy food, pay their bills, pay their debt, invest into their own businesses, mothers can stay home and grow up their children, people can travel, homeless can afford to pay a rent and much, much more. What would YOU do with a 1000$ extra per month (on top of your salary) no questions asked? Join the #YangGang and make Andrew Yang the 46th President of the United States of America!
2019-03-21 13:30
What would YOU do with a 1000$ extra per month (on top of your salary) no questions asked?
2019-03-21 13:30
drop out of university and focus on shitposting on hltv/ playing cs
2019-03-21 13:59
thats great. somebody else can get your place at university and also occupy the job that you are not going for. if you can have a happy life with 1000 bucks ... thats perfect!
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flag doesnt check out
2019-03-21 13:37
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Europe Wtfmenn) 
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Sweden EraXYT 
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United States Koosh34 
TBH he has good ideas but if you hear him on literally any topic other than UBI he sounds pretty dumb. Like go listen to his response on how he would deal with Russia. Or his stance on gun control.
2019-03-21 13:39
how to deal with russia? he has a clear point. much clearer than donald trump to be honest. and his stance on gun control is great. even a lot of republican coservatives agree on it. personalized guns that only the owner can fire would be a HUGE improvement. everybody can keep his guns but only the owner can fire it. wouldnt that be a great thing? like "y0 brother, steal my gun ... you cant fire it anyway. DUMBASS, hahahaha"
2019-03-21 13:44
Portugal Zedonp 
thats not a stance on gun control m8. Thats expecting new technology to solve your own problem. How do u even expect people that already own alot of guns, new and old without this technology to give their guns up for new ones that they can't give their kids to fire
2019-03-21 14:01
Yang will rebuy the old ones from you. You can buy new ones with that money. You can even afford new ones for your kids with the 1000$ you get per month. great deal!
2019-03-21 14:43
That technology wants to prevent weapons from being used in a bad way. Many countries have similar laws that are made to prevent that. For example in alot of countries people are instructed by law to store the weapons, so nobody can get their hands on them, besides you (or whoever else is allowed to use that weapon). Gunlaws arent there to solve all problems regarding guns, they are made to make it harder to use them for crime. So, if my country decides to let people own weapons, I want gunlaws that try their best to prevent crime with those weapons and if new technology can accomplish that to a certain extent, Im fine and in support with that.
2019-03-21 15:39
Portugal Zedonp 
Seems like you can't see the difference betweeen america and many, if not most countrys. Most countrys didn't have free use and purchase of weapons before. Its easy to implent those laws in a country with few guns and few gun owners, that isn't America, many people have alot of guns, most of them would fight you before u could take a single gun away from them, and im not even counting ilegal or black market guns.
2019-03-21 20:23
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United States OpTicFan 
Idk probably buy csgo skins
2019-03-21 13:40
nice boost for gaming industry! maybe valve can finance new developers and get half life 3 done!
2019-03-21 16:35
Austria raicoon1337 
bad bait. 0/8
2019-03-21 13:41
expected from austrian work slave ;]
2019-03-21 15:36
Austria raicoon1337 
Work slave?
2019-03-21 15:37
yang gang😎
2019-03-21 13:42
This is obviously happening.
2019-03-21 13:58
and when hes elected he won't do shit cuz hes just gonna be yet another puppet.
2019-03-21 14:00
like Trump.
2019-03-21 14:04
imagine Yang invent universal basic income in the USA and it suddenly swaps over to europe. every german wanker like you getting a 1000 € per month for free. what would you do with that money? #believe
2019-03-21 14:58
i was unemployed for 3 months and i got 1600€ from government 1000 more its 2600 and i dont never work again.
2019-03-21 15:06
thats not how it works bra. ;-) without work it would probably be more like 1000 € and thats it. unemployment insurance wouldnt exist in a world of universal basic income except you make a private one. there wouldnt be a government unemployment insurance.
2019-03-21 15:13
Sounds like populism
2019-03-21 14:02
United States PsychoLogical 
He isnt one, hes a democrat lmao
2019-03-21 20:24
I don't think america is gonna have 2 meme presidents in a row
2019-03-21 14:24
MEME PRESIDENTS LIST: Trump(he is completely a joke) OBAMA | IS GONE Bush did 9/'s already 3 in a row
2019-03-21 14:56
Korea XigNw0w 
Biggest basement dweller group.
2019-03-21 15:08
No, because it is a perversion of market forces. Also, $1,000 doesn't mean shit. Most poor people are poor for a reason - whether that reason be mental health, an addiction, laziness or whatever. Give a homeless guy on the street $1 million, 3 months later he will be back on the streets down to $0 again.
2019-03-21 15:12
thats why Yang is so great. he dont give you 12.000$ on 1.1.2020 so you waste it. he will give you 1000$ PER MONTH so you will use it more wisely. e.g. on rent, food, clothes, etc. also, he will enable FREE MEDICARE FOR EVERYBODY. so those 2 measures would: - get the homeless off the street - would give the sick people proper medicare that they cant afford right now and much more of course would clearly make the country a better place!
2019-03-21 15:21
No, it doesn't work. It constitutes a perversion of the market economy. Prices are set by supply and demand. If everyone has an extra $1,000 to spend per month, especially the poor people, the prices for those items will increase accordingly. In other words, if the poorest demographics have as of tomorrow another $1,000 to spend per month then those who sell them goods and services will increase those prices accordingly. Simple market forces at work. If you really want to improve the society's living standards, you need to invest in education instead of giving away free money. Education is the real solution to poverty and healthcare.
2019-03-21 15:23
sry you are very wrong. why? market A sells carrots for 2,5 $ for 1 kg. market B sells carrots for 3,5 $ for 1 kg. where do you buy it? prices will not go up simply bec. there is COMPETITION. education isnt the solution to poverty and healthcare. why? pretty simple: how does education eliminate poverty when robots took all the jobs and you cant earn money with your wisdom bec. of lack of jobs? universal basic income is the only way to counter the loss of jobs due to robotic work to save the market. when 50% of people lose their jobs due to AI/Robotic ... nobody will have money to spend. what happens when nobody can spend money? right, businesses go bankrupt bec. nobody buy their goods. what happens when business go bankrupt? right, even more jobs get lost. what happens when even more jobs get lost? ... i think you can figure out yourself. its a never ending down spiral. universal basic income is its counterforce. universal basic income will come at one day or another. believe it or not. the earlier, the better. of course you can vote trump again and hope for a wall that will save you from all evil. ;-)) PS: see comment #33
2019-03-21 15:35
Oh jeez
2019-03-21 15:40
i know, truth hurts. go educate yourself. but i guess almost 2 hours is too much for your tender brain to even follow, yet not even talking about understanding whats being said.
2019-03-21 15:49
Saw a fantastic cartoon in the Private Eye this morning, something along the lines of: two blokes in a pub, one says to the other: "Let me just send you this 4 hour podcast that broadly explains why you are wrong about everything". Also, I love it how you tried to explain the economic effects I explained to you by COMPETITION (FYI I was a competition lawyer for five years). As many others have now pointed out to you by now there are critical flaws with this approach which you have not managed to explain away. Perhaps do some reading on basic economics first. I won't address the other points you made about healthcare and job loss, not worth my time. Have a nice day.
2019-03-21 16:04
i am economics professor at university of colorado for 20 years now. i wont keep talking to you bec. you are stubborn as hell and you're not worth my time. i know what im talking about. you're not. go vote trump. i will gladly see you change your mind once the first 1000 bucks are on your bankings account. have a nice day!
2019-03-21 16:23
Yes, yes, of course you are. Go get a job, you bum.
2019-03-21 16:27
Malta REKT4ngle 
won't this increase the price for everyday necessities? For example wont rent increase like that? There is more money in people's pockets now so landlords can ask for more
2019-03-21 15:42
flat A, 80 sqm, rent: 500 $ flat B, 80 sqm, rent: 750 $ which one do you take?
2019-03-21 15:46
Malta REKT4ngle 
UBI comes in flat A, 80sqm , rent 1500$ flat B, 80sqm, rent: 1750$ which one do you take? and back to square one
2019-03-21 15:50
UBI comes in flat A, 80sqm , rent still 500$ flat B, 80sqm, rent: 1750$ which one do you take?
2019-03-21 15:51
Malta REKT4ngle 
who in their right mind will keep flat A rent 500$? if flat B went up to 1750 then flat A will surely increase. its a free market. people will ask for more money for their services since their customers now are 1000$ richer
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chrisJ | 
France Escher 
You didn't answer his question. Landlord A, knowing that everyone got 1k$ every month from UBI can increase the price of the rent.
2019-03-21 15:53
sure he can, but will anybody take the flat then? is it guaranteed that the person who already rent the flat dont search for a new one that is cheaper? sure the landlord can fuck himself in the ass and have his flat empty. but does he want that? ever heared of "the market regulates itself"? seems not. hell, if the motherfucker of a landlord raise the rent excessively i will move out, build a house and pay the debt with the fucking 1000 free bucks and he can keep his empty flat for storing things or whatever.
2019-03-21 15:57
chrisJ | 
France Escher 
Yes, markets regulates itself, that's why it will react to an increase of demand by an increase of price
2019-03-21 16:06
increase of demand? do population rates explode with UBI or what? babys pop out of nowhere? ok, in the usa there is 500.000 homeless, so probably those 500.000 want a flat which will MAYBE increase prices slightly. but lets be honest: do 500k really affect a total population of 327 million that much? not really. in addition to that homeless are only a problem in big cities where rent is high as fuck already and a 1000$ extra dont really change a lot. if those homeless can afford a nice little flat + food on a more rural area they will gladly move there. there are areas in the usa where thousand of houses are EMPTY. move them there. doesnt change prices in new york or whereever. sry, your arguement is totally invalid.
2019-03-21 16:17
Malta REKT4ngle 
actually its the other way round. This is happening in my country right now. Property prices sky rocketed. why? because 50% of the population is earning much more money due to gambling industries creating work here. What happened next was that the average commoner with minimum wage cannot afford to buy a flat. The market will reflect the 1000$ increase. The only viable way is to give the 1000$ to only those who are in risk of poverty as to bring them up to standard to the same bracket of people who can currently afford rent.
2019-03-21 16:37
wrong again. your flat prices dont increase bec. of better wages. they increase bec. there is a lack of competition! you dont have enough flats in malta and therefore no competition. thats not the case in the usa. they have plenty of flats empty. also, your government is doing nothing about increasing prices. thats btw the same politicians that brought the oh so great (for them mostly) gaming industry to malta. i bet plenty of the flats for rent are owned by the gamling corps. :D thats how they get their paid salaries back. awesome business strategy in addition to the almost 0% taxing by the corrupt malta gov.
2019-03-21 16:46
Malta REKT4ngle is not owned by gaming corps. not even their own offices as they rent. 2. in every street there is construction going on. in a few years time there will be more flats than needed. 3. corrupt cause 0% tax? as a country we have no natural resources and its our only way of how to be competitive.
2019-03-21 16:50
ad 1: how do you know? are you president of malta? show proof or its just a lie. ad 2: great, so prices will go down again. happy malta. ad 3: 0% tax that harms whole europe. but hey, at least malta is doing great. fucking egoist **** island.
2019-03-21 17:15
Malta REKT4ngle 
Prime minister: Me: How are we egoist if we create work to us? Its not like stealing jobs from another country
2019-03-21 17:35
Not invent. Already exists in Alaska
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2019-03-21 16:04
i dont think that this system can even work lul its more like political campaign
2019-03-21 16:05
thinking means not knowing. its not a political compaign, he is dead serious about it. check video of #40 and make up your own mind! i know its long, but its VERY interesting.
2019-03-21 16:19
He is dead serious about it and that's why he is not going to win, luckily most americans are still smart enough not to elect a fucking communist like Andrew Yang or Bernie Sanders
2019-03-21 17:37
communist? :D thanks for showing zero knowledge :D if its anything, than it would be SOCIALIST, but not communist. and its not even that. retard lol
2019-03-21 18:14
Socialism = communism go get a job, you don't deserve to get free money from my taxes, fuck off
2019-03-21 18:18
lol go get education toilet cleaner
2019-03-21 18:26
nt russian communist
2019-03-21 18:32
first part of nick check out btw. Yang legalize it all country!
2019-03-21 18:34
Keep lying to yourself buddy, Trump will easily win in 2020 #MAGA2020
2019-03-21 18:37
The Trump train has reached Yang Gang station. and everybody exit the train. ;-) we securing the bag bruddah
2019-03-21 19:05
Mexico <3 Zetas 
fuckin commie
2019-03-21 16:22
Andrew Yang = Mama Dolce's
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yang gang 😎😎 drumpf btfo 😎😎
2019-03-21 19:14
lets go bruddah!
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autimatic | 
United States nohj 
ubi is a good idea and all but it would cost upwards of $3 Trillion per year
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