Prashant is an environmental economist and novelist who lives in Hong Kong and works on climate issues for WWF. He is the author of three books. His most recent, the novel The Rising Tide, is set in the latter half of the 21st century. A huge tsunami, caused by a disintegrating Greenland glacier, strikes the UK. Teenager Aria Lovelace has to find her brother and mother. See prashantvaze.com for samples of his writing.
Two distinct ideas are being promoted to help fix Britain’s broken social security system and badly depleted public services. The first idea – of basic income (BI) – seeks a