Philip Lowe is aiming for full employment and higher wages to hopefully bring Australia back to a golden age.
Universal Basic Income has failed in Finland.
Democratic socialism doesn’t work.
#Futurism #Tour #Australia Join Futurist Dr Richard Hames for a Livestream Interview to discuss his methodology, future plans and his current Australian tour. References The Five Literacies of Global Leadership – https://amzn.to/2K5CbDV Melbourne Event – https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/an-audience-with-dr-richard-hames-melbourne-tickets-66289602987?aff=ebapi Sydney Event – https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/an-audience-with-dr-richard-hames-sydney-tickets-66291131559?aff=ebapi
#Futurism #AusPOL #Recession Futurist Dr Richard Hames has predicted another Global Crash at the end of next year and the irrelevancy and decline of Facebook. Let’s start the day with a stein of coffee and enjoy some of his other predictions. References Futurist who predicted 9/11 and the GFC says there will be a ‘global […]
#MinorMatters #Together #TheTogetherParty In this first episode of my Minor Matters series I look at The Together Party, a political party that wants to nationalise failing NGO’s and provide Universal Basic Income. While they don’t align with my desire for personal liberty they do bring some interesting ideas to the table. References TOGETHER. A party […]
#Socialism #Victoria #VictorianSocialists The Victorian Socialists have applied for registration as a political party. Let’s have a look at their constitution and see how many of their goals are mutually exclusive. References NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR REGISTRATION AS A POLITICAL PARTY https://www.aec.gov.au/parties_and_representatives/party_registration/applications/files/2019/victorian-socialists-advertisement.pdf CONSTITUTION of the VICTORIAN SOCIALISTS https://www.aec.gov.au/Parties_and_Representatives/Party_Registration/applications/files/2019/victorian-socialists-constitution.pdf
#BalanceforBetter #IWD2019 #Socialism To celebrate International Women’s Day and their Balance for Better theme I look at historical propaganda posters about women, women’s issues and socialism. People need to learn the socialist roots of International Women’s Day. References “When women vote it won’t be lawful for a man to remain single” Anti-Suffragette Poster, 1910s https://www.reddit.com/r/PropagandaPosters/comments/agdjgz/when_women_vote_it_wont_be_lawful_for_a_man_to/ […]
#UniversalBasicIncome #UBI #Socialism I look at a recent article from the BBC about the outcome of Finland’s failed experiment with Universal Basic Income. While it didn’t encourage people to find work it did make them happier and stress-free. https://youtu.be/IIkutIdiQeM References Finland basic income trial left people ‘happier but jobless’ https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-47169549?fbclid=IwAR1aICtpNPlLFAjAEwC9R__ntcGcvWD7AzqT8UwvSVqbAgJjPsZi7ctW5N0
#Panera #Fail #PayWhatYouCan We look at the story about Panera Bread closing their last “Pay What You Can” restaurant, which marks the end of their failed experiment. This is another example of businesses virtue signalling and I ask wouldn’t it have been smarter to build something that could leave a legacy and continue to help […]