nick otto

Freelance Photographer
      
Universal Basic Income: Trying to save a city
Location: San Francisco, California
Nationality: American
Biography: A freelance photographer Nick Otto specializes in editorial, corporate and documentary photography. Represented by Zuma Press —he is available for assignments.  An active member of the National Press Photographers Association... MORE
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Universal Basic Income: Trying to save a city
Copyright nick otto 2022
Updated Sep 2021
Topics Business, Capitalism, Community, Documentary, Editorial, Education, Homelessness, Hope, Human Rights, Photography, Photojournalism, Politics, Portraiture, Poverty, Street
When this Central Valley city of 300,000, far removed from the wealth and coastal vibes of the Bay Area, became the first in the country to try out what it called a “guaranteed income” program in 2017, it became a nationwide sensation.
Cash payments spread from Congress to Stockton to Brazil — but notion of ‘universal basic income’ far from reality
The pandemic has taken the push for basic income national, making what has been a buzzy idea on the internet into real world programs. Will this idea outlast the economic crisis?
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