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AUDIO: Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson, “What Will Robots Mean For Jobs?”

SUMMARY: Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson (of National Public Radio’s Here & Now program discuss the possibility robots replacing many of the jobs in the American labor market with Derek Thompson of The Atlantic. Toward the end, discussing policy responses, the guest suggests providing something like a basic income, under the name of “guaranteed monthly [...]

AUDIO: Why Should We Support the Idea of an Unconditional Basic Income?

Scott Santens’ article, “Why Should We Support the Idea of an Unconditional Basic Income?” originally published on Medium has now been made available in audio form through the newsreader app Umano, where popular articles are submitted to be read aloud by professional narrators. The article has been narrated by Larry Rice, of Seattle’s KOMO News. [...]

VIDEO: Josh Martin, “A Basic Answer to Welfare: The Universal Basic Income”

In this TED-style talk at St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota, Josh Martin ’14 of Decorah, Iowa, discusses the current failures of the U.S. welfare state, showing why the system needs significant reform.  This leads Martin to suggest the universal basic income as a more than capable alternative.  He covers some of the major arguments [...]

VIDEO: Basic Income Works!

[Craig Axford] Juhi Bhatt, “Basic Income Works!”, Youtube, June 22, 2014

AUDIO-VIDEO: World Finance, “Unconditional basic income roundup.”

PUBLISHER’S SUMMARY: Here we round up World Finance’s pursuit of today’s ascendant economic star: unconditional basic income. We take a look at just what unconditional basic income might mean for economies on both a micro and macro level. World Finance, “Unconditional basic income roundup.” World Finance, May 15th, 2014.

VIDEO: Citizen’s Income Trust Conference 2014: Livestream

The Ctitizen’s Income Trusts (the BIEN affiliate in the United Kingdom) 2014 Conference, “Citizen’s Income: a solid foundation for tomorrow’s society,” held on Friday 6th June 2014 at the British Library, has been captured on video and posted on the Occupy London website. A report will be will follow later. The main speakers included: Natalie [...]

VIDEO: David Selig and Thom Hartmann debate Basic Income on the RT Network’s show “The Big Picture RT .

Thom Hartmann, “The Big Picture: Basic Income…Hartmann vs. Selig.” The RT Network, June 10, 2014.

SLIDESHOW: kaneix, “An Unconditional, Universal Basic Income”

[Josh Martin] This slide show by the blogger kaneix covers the arguments for a universal basic income. kaneix, “An Unconditional, Universal Basic Income“, emaze

SLIDESHOW: Basic Income Masterclass

According to Eoin Rooney of the Northern Ireland Council for Voluntary Action (NICVA), NICVA’s first “Masterclass” of 2014 examined the idea of a Basic Income. This would replace the current system of social security with a standard, regular payment for all citizens – as of right. Two slideshows from the Masterclass are online. In the [...]

VIDEO: Recivitas, a Basic Income Experiment Project in Brazil

Zoom hicham, “Recivitas, a Basic Income Experiment Project in Brazil“, YouTube, 25 April 2014.

Videos by BINews

Video: Interview with Karl Widerquist on the Alaska Permanent Fund

Video: Money and Freedom

Video: Psychological aspects of money

Video: A brief history of Basic Income

Video: The Basic Income Earth Network (Effective: April 2010)