AUDIO: “Marina Weisband erklärt das Bedingungslose Grundeinkommen (BGE) Bundestagswahl, Neuigkeiten” Pirate Partei [the Pirate Party], 25 August 2013. [Video in German].
In this Fox News video, economist Peter Morici and Economic Policy Institute’s Christian Dorsey discuss the proposal in Switzerland of a ‘basic income’ with host Melissa Francis. Melissa Francis, “Should the government give you a ‘basic income’ just for being alive?” Fox News, Nov. 15, 2013.
Discussing the Swiss Basic Income Initiative, Fox news commentators stress how many other programs government could cut if BI were introduced, but they agree, “it’s a great idea.” Fox News, “Veronique De Rugy Discusses Switzerland’s Minimum Income,” YouTube.
On October 2, 2013, the French-speaking Swiss radio network RTS devoted a one-hour programme to basic income. The broadcast included an interview with Philippe Van Parijs (Louvain University), as well as with philosopher Serge Margel (Lausanne University), Julien Dubouchet Corthay (BIEN-Switzerland), and economist Marco Salvi (Avenir suisse). The programme (in French) can be heard online [...]