Elon Musk thinks universal income is answer to automation taking human jobs

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As usual, Tesla and SpaceX founder Elon Musk responds to an obvious question with an answer that may surprise some.
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If the U.S. government won't install free health care and education, what are the chances we'll see a universal basic income anytime soon?
There's also the tricky question of how companies pushing automation will make money if most citizens survive on a fixed, universal basic income.
"People will have time to do other things and more complex things, more interesting things," said Musk.

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Source: Mashable