Earning a living is the polite term for "wage slave". It describes what we all are forced to do in status quo economies. Let's end that.
There’s a lot to like about capitalism. It has been pretty magnificent. Is all that magnificence a good case for not replacing it with something better? Something from the future, not the past? Nope.
Joey the garbage slacker dude, is driving an escalade, and going to the premier clubs, dressed to kill because he’s spending his NBR wealth on things he couldn’t before. Where once he was an hourly wage, blue collar guy, now he’s a highly rewarded laborer.
UBI and Copiosis have some things in common. But they’re very different. For one, they’re both transitional strategies. Both strive to free people from problems caused by flagging capitalism. Both allow people to obtain their basic needs in some way. But that’s about where the similarities end.