Citizen's Income

An unconditional, nonwithdrawable income paid to every individual as a right of citizenship.

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4th January 2017

Citizen’s Basic Income: A brief introduction

A new introductory booklet is now available: Citizen’s Basic Income: A brief introduction, 2017 Contents What is a Citizen’s Basic Income? How would it work? Six fundamental changes Four frequently asked Read More

20th February 2017

The Observer: On Finland’s Basic Income experiment

On Sunday 19 February 2017, The Observer published an opinion piece: ‘Is Finland’s basic universal income a solution to automation, fewer jobs and lower wages?‘ Both left and right are Read More

6th February 2017

February 2017 update

To see the February 2017 update, click here.

4th February 2017

The Guardian: an editorial, and letters in response

On the 2nd February The Guardian published an editorial, The Guardian view on Basic Income: A worthwhile debate, not yet a policy: … Theory is easier than practice. Set the basic Read More

3rd February 2017

A member of the Green Party talks to BBC Radio Cambridge

To hear a member of the Green Party giving his views on Citizen’s Income on ‘The Big Conversation with Paul Stainton’ programme on BBC Radio Cambridge, and responses to what Read More

24th January 2017

Ronnie Cowan MP to address launch of Citizen’s Basic Income Network Scotland

Ronnie Cowan MP (SNP) is to attend and participate in an event organised by Citizens Basic Income Network Scotland (CBINS) which will discuss the issue of introducing a basic income Read More