AUDIO: “Basic Income & Women’s Liberation”

The UK-based activist network Radical Assembly interviewed Barb Jacobson, coordinator of Basic Income UK and member of the board of Unconditional Basic Income Europe, about basic income and women’s liberation.

Jacobson discusses the history of the “wages for housework” movement, connecting it to the contemporary movement for unconditional basic income.

Listen to the podcast episode here:


Photo: Barb Jacobson at 2014 BIEN Congress; credit Enno Schmidt.

Kate McFarland

About Kate McFarland

Kate McFarland has written 344 articles.

Kate is a former professional student at the Ohio State University (PhD Philosophy 2015, MS Statistics 2009, BS Mathematics 2006) and philosophy instructor. She began writing and reporting for Basic Income News in March 2016, and soon thereafter a member of BIEN's Executive Committee as well as Secretary of BIEN's US affiliate (USBIG). Kate has lately received a grant from the Economic Security Project to support her work at BIEN through 2017, and has received additional contributions through Patreon.

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