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

19th January 2017

Evidence to the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee

To see evidence submitted to the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee’s enquiry into the future world of work and rights of workers, click here. Near to the bottom of Read More

15th January 2017

John McDonnell’s meeting with the Goenchi Mati Movement (Goa)

A press release from the Goenchi Mati Movement reads as follows: GOA (12-Jan-2016): Many voters of his constituency originally hailing from Goa had contacted Mr. John McDonnell, British MP and Shadow Chancellor Read More

13th January 2017

Two new articles from Compass on Citizen’s Income and women

The think tank Compass has published two articles on the relationship between Citizen’s Income and women, particularly in relation to women’s participation in employment and in caring and household work: Read More

13th January 2017

Work and Pensions Committee hearing

To watch the Work and Pensions Committee hearing on Citizen’s Income on the 12th January click here. The transcript can be found here.

13th January 2017

Three recent articles in The Guardian and The Times

Three articles on Citizen’s Income in two days: John Harris in The Guardian on Citizen’s Income as a significant opportunity for the Labour Party; Guy Standing in The Guardian on Read More