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A Basic Income is an income unconditionally granted to all on an individual basis, without means test or work requirement. Basic Income News contains news about BI provided by BIEN and its affiliates.


"An unconditional basic income enables everyone, regardless of their status in the labour market, to participate in society [...]. In that sense, a basic income can be seen as an allowance to enable people to participate in our democracy…"  Pierre Bourdieu (1930-2002)