What should be done to address “income inequality” in America? Area billionaire business tycoon has a suggestion:
Billionaire Richard Branson: America should give out free cash to fix income inequality https://t.co/0f4xmBaHj2
— CNBC (@CNBC) July 8, 2018
Hey, since the U.S. is totally out of debt, what a great idea! Oh, wait…
Considering we're over $20T in debt, who should we borrow it from? https://t.co/qXONrD2qbD
— Charlie Howard (@charlietrips) July 9, 2018
Branson said Europe and the U.S. should introduce “basic income” because artificial intelligence will be eliminating jobs.
Another solution that would help Branson get closer to his goal was suggested, but Branson probably won’t like it:
Remove "America" from this tweet. https://t.co/ZbGsLnlMT6
— Cuffy (@CuffyMeh) July 9, 2018
When @richardbranson gives up 99% of his wealth to equal my wealth, then I'll take him seriously on this issue.
Not a minute before. https://t.co/hjucmGyl22
— Pradheep J. Shanker, M.D., M.S. (@Neoavatara) July 8, 2018
Richard Branson can totally give away all the "free" cash he wants. NO ONE is stopping him.
Rich billionaire wants to use your money instead. https://t.co/Gu0xHZNLrU
— LauraIngallsWildest (@PollySpin) July 9, 2018
Starting with his. https://t.co/naY5r05p7s
— Red Checkmark ♦️ (@ReddCheckmark) July 9, 2018
You first. https://t.co/MsFNXbNOoT
— Andy (@andypatton) July 9, 2018
And if Branson doesn’t want to give away his billions, maybe there’s something else he could do to help:
— Mark Harrison (@meh130) July 9, 2018
We won’t hold our breath waiting.