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A Radical Free-Money Experiment Became Vital When Covid-19 Hit

In California, the city of Stockton is running the first American basic income trial in decades.

“You’re talking about low-income people who were then able to prioritize the health of themselves and their families, and they wouldn’t have been able to otherwise,” Penn School of Social Policy & Practice Assistant Professor Amy Castro-Baker said of the experiment.

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