The idea that the political independence of people requires economic independence is Country Email List not incorporated in the political organization of the countries of the region. On the contrary, the system works with Country Email List a strong concentration of power, little citizen auditing and strong dependence of people's lives on the ups and downs of the political system. Latin American democracies, even where improvements are observed in welfare indicators Country Email List of the most neglected groups of the population, continue to function under conceptions and with public policies that concentrate power and social control. A policy such as basic income requires changes in many political-institutional elements, especially Country Email List those that revalue the importance of promoting
a project to emancipate people. - Note: This article was Country Email List originally published as CIEPP Situation Analysis No. 27, August 2020, and was reproduced in Eric Alberto Orgulloso Martínez, Jaime Alberto Rendón Acevedo, and Jorge Iván González Borrero (eds.): Basic Income Now. Dialogues, knowledge raster to vector conversion and proposals (National Trade Union School, Medellín, 2020). The world is changing. The old Keynesian-Fordist Welfare States must be rethought to adapt them to forms of social citizenship capable of responding to new challenges, including technological disruption.
And their socio-digital relationships. Feminism, life cycles, the urban agenda and the Country Email List protection of the planet cannot be left out of the democratization of well-being. Weaving social citizenship in the Country Email List 21st century The change of time The global movement that began with the riot in Seattle in 1999 envisioned the starting point of a new era. Environmental and peace movements, youth initiatives, NGOs and unions, with different Country Email List registers and languages, fought for a human and ecological globalization; that is, they demanded that the productive, social and cultural transformations benefit the social majorities, the set of places and the ecosystem. Plural and mestizo subjects mobilized in various cities around the planet coinciding with the meetings of various international organizations, such as the International.