We have to get to a point in society where we talk about work properly. When we say “Not to work” nowadays, what we seem to mean is “Not to earn an income”. And that is not the same thing at all as choosing “not to work”.

One of the bigger challenges for the Basic Income movement is to help people see that both paid and non-paid work are equally productive to our society. And that is a challenging idea. But it a realization that is getting broader acceptance.