• What is Universal Basic Income?
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    What is Universal Basic Income?

    Nothing undermines life more than insecuritybut for too many, the last few decades have become ever more insecure.Work is less certain and more stressful,especially for those on average incomes and lower —and we have a tax and benefits system that is complex and sometimes punitive.We could do something completely different,like give a basic monthly payment to every single citizen.This is called a Basic Income.It’s a centuries-old idea favoured by philosophers,social reformers, civic leaders and across the political spectrum.And it could help us meet our needs today.Basic Income would provide a platform to smooth the life transitionsmillions of us will face in coming years,including changes that may come from technology.It’s the…

  • Ano ba ang Federalismo? (What is Federalism?)
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    Ano ba ang Federalismo? (What is Federalism?)

    Among all of the presidential candidates, there is one candidate that stands out Duterte, due to his iron fist style of leadership. Although not all people would agree with him and whether you are for Duterte or against him, most of us don’t know what he stands for. So what does he stands for, exactly? Duterte have been visiting places around the country promoting Federalism. What is Federalism? Right now our form of Government is a Unitary form of Government. This means that power and authority is mostly vested in one centralised government. One aspect for this is that income and funds made by each region would all go to…