Universal basic income is an idea that should have been implemented a long time ago. Eventually, people will recognize that an energy system should replace the money system completely'
Should we pay everyone £1,000 a month? The case for Universal Basic Income as robots take over jobs
Under the scheme, everyone would get a set amount of cash every month.
Trials have been done in several countries and a test run is now planned in Scotland.
UBI is now the focus of a book, It’s Basic Income, out this week, and other famous fans include Tesla and PayPal founder Elon Musk , Virgin chief Sir Richard Branson and Facebook supremo Mark Zuckerberg.