Sadly, I share your pessimism. I’m Canadian, and our political culture up here is more conducive to these sorts of conversations that entail socialistic policies. For example, even most Canadian conservatives support universal, single-payer healthcare. I agree that for you Americans, it will surely be more difficult to convince a critical mass of people that a basic income is necessary.

2018 winner of the Dalton Camp Award for essay-writing. M.A. Political Science. I'll go to the mat for the Oxford comma.

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