I am 21, second generation immigrant and I want to be working towards a more sustainable and equal future. I am still finding my footing but I stand for racial justice, disability justice, gender justice. Having feeling alienated in our country due to my race, I know the importance that community plays in development, mental health and safety. Stepping away from the capitalist expectations and moving towards my creativity in a way to heal has shown me how damaging our society really is.
An online symposium exploring ideas of basic income and the need for an approach to economy that puts creativity and care at its centre. Led by a panel of artists, researchers, economists, scientists and philosophers, the symposium responds to current and ongoing planetary crises, and positions creativity and social ecology as integral to shaping policy and systems of value.