John Thomason

  • Guaranteed Income

    One could be forgiven for thinking that guaranteed income, the direct provision of government cash for everyone’s basic living expenses, is a new idea.{{1}}[[1]]This essay uses the terms “guaranteed income” and “basic income” interchangeably…

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  • Hope Deferred

    Shortly after Barack Obama was first elected, a young man from Texas drove a thousand miles to the president’s former sanctuary, the Trinity United Church of Christ (UCC) in Chicago. He felt its teachings…

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