Katrina vanden Heuvel and Stephen F. Cohen, “Edward Snowden: A ‘Nation’ Interview.”
November 20, 2014 - Basic Income News
[Toru Yamamori] Henvel and Cohen interviewed Edward Snowden on October 6 in Moscow. In the interview Snowden endorses a basic income. The interview now online and also will be published in the [more]


George Dvorsky, “How Universal Basic Income Will Save Us From the Robot Uprising.”
November 19, 2014 - Basic Income News
[Toru Yamamori] In his post, Dvorsky argues that technological unemployment has been increasing and inevitable, and that it makes a basic income absolutely inevitable for a bright future. George [more]


Bill Christensen, “Time For A Universal Basic Income?”
November 18, 2014 - Basic Income News
[Toru Yamamori] In his post, Christensen inform that a science fiction published in 1967 referred to a basic income. Philip Jose Farmer’s novel Riders of the Purple Wage predicted what will follow [more]


Najma Sadeque, “Everyone’s share of the pie”
November 17, 2014 - Basic Income News
Najma Sadeque, “Everyone’s share of the pie” The Nation. October 16, 2014. [more]


VIDEO: Minute Videos, “Unconditional Basic Income – short introduction”
November 16, 2014 - Basic Income News
Minute Videos, “Unconditional Basic Income – short introduction”” Youtube. December 27, 2013 [more]


VIDEO: Occupy London TV, “Basic income, Democratising money & Social Security – 01”
November 15, 2014 - Basic Income News
Occupy London TV, “Basic income, Democratising money & Social Security – 01” Youtube. October 31, 2014 [more]


Language: French. Creations pour un revenue de base, “Un revenue pour la vie [Income for Life]”
November 14, 2014 - Basic Income News
SUMMARY: This article introduces the reader to a new French documentary on basic income, and more specifically, on the French Movement for Basic Income.  It provides a detailed synopsis of the plot [more]


BI News Expands with the UBI Movement
October 8, 2014 - Basic Income Guarantee Blog
Unconditional Basic Income is a movement. Five or ten years ago the idea was little discussed outside of a few limited—mostly academic—circles. Now activists are campaigning for it all over the [more]


The Basic Income Guarantee and Tautological Libertarianism
August 13, 2014 - Basic Income Guarantee Blog
The right-libertarian journal, Cato Unbound, has published a 4-party debate on Basic Income Guarantee (BIG) this month. Matt Zwolinski started it off with a second-best or pragmatic argument for BIG. [more]


ALASKA, USA: The Alaska Permanent Fund recovers from the financial crisis as worries continue about future revenues
December 2, 2013 - Alaska Dividend Blog
On October 3, 2013, most Alaskans received their yearly dividend check—Alaska’s small, nearly unconditional, and nearly universal basic income. This year the dividend was $900, up slightly from [more]


Future of the Alaska Dividend in the balance during oil tax fight
July 31, 2013 - Alaska Dividend Blog
The future of Alaska’s small basic income guarantee, the Alaska Dividend, is in the background while a fight is going on over the state’s oil tax policy. The Alaska Dividend is a small basic [more]


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