Basic Income – A seasoned idea which is now relevant to Britain.

Joe Perkins Official

While embodying a hive mind of youthful resentment against the establishment, social media site Reddit has made an increasing influence on what we see on our everyday timelines and news tickers. Those only familiar with Facebook or Twitter may still not even be aware of its existence despite its knack of reporting major news stories even before giants like the BBC, Fox News and Russia Today. As well as this it is the source of the entertainment content such as .gifs, YouTube clips and memes which now proliferate the images seen on your laptop or smartphone. The hugely popular Facebook pages ‘I Fucking Love Science’ and ‘The LAD Bible’ are known to recycle zany and amusing Reddit content.

Cheery sci-fi references and animals aside though, Reddit has demonstrated serious power to instigate social change. When the initial movements of 2011’s ‘Arab Spring’ were reported it created a domino effect which…

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