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SWITZALAND TO PAY CITIZENS $2400 MONTHLY

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According to Istandtallmedia.net, a referendum to be held in Switzerland on the 5th of June, would decide whether a proposal to pay citizens $2400 each month should be implemented.

Introduced by a group of intellectuals in the country, the proposal is meant to end poverty and combat inequality- under it, every adult citizen would be entitled to an amount circa $2400 every month.

Children would be entitled to an amount approximately $570 per month.

Critics of the proposal say it would encourage a huge percentage of the populace to stop working, but the group proposing the policy cites a study which showed that most Swiss would keep working despite the income.

“The argument of opponents that a guaranteed income would reduce the incentive of people to work is therefore largely contradicted,” it said.

Whilst I would love to live in such a country, this looks like a disaster waiting to happen. Human beings are not good at doing things without the proper motivation.