Guaranteed Income and Its Possibilities in Chicago

Sh*t Talks by Chicago Votes

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Guaranteed income is the direct cash payment to community members below a certain income, with no strings attached. Guaranteed income redistributes wealth to people who need it most and who’ve historically been impacted by disinvestment and lack of opportunities. Hear from Rachel Pyon, Research coordinator and E.A.T (Equity and Transformation), and Deonte Baker, artist, and cash payment program participant, about guaranteed income in Chicago.

This episode is presented by Chicago Votes Give a Sh*t program in collaboration and produced by SoapBox Productions and Organizing. Lis ... 

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