Author Archives: Aynur Bashirova

UNITED KINGDOM: The Green Party reaffirms its commitment to a Citizen’s Income (BIG)

On Saturday 1st March the Green Party Spring Conference passed the following resolution: We call upon [Green Party Executive Committee] to establish a working group (WG) drawing on expertise in the fields of taxation, social security and any other relevant fields, to calculate a Citizen’s Income at a level that is reasonable and affordable. We also call for a second

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Luigi Narni Mancinelli, “Il Basic Income e il diritto di fuga dal mercato del lavoro”

Luigi Narni Mancinelli, “Il Basic Income e il diritto di fuga dal mercato del lavoro” [The Basic Income and the right to escape from the labor market], Basic Income Network Italia. January 29, 2014. ABSTRACT: Secondo la definizione di Philippe Van Parijs e Yannick Vanderborght il Basic Income è “un reddito versato da una comunità politica a tutti i suoi

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EUROPEAN UNION: More than 280,000 sign initiative asking the European Commission to consider basic income

The European Citizens Initiative (ECI)(See Explanatory Note below) for Unconditional Basic Income (UBI) officially ended on Tuesday January 14th 23.59pm, after collecting at least 280,000 statements of support from EU citizens in 28 countries. The exact number won’t be known until collation and official verification of all online signatures and those on paper is completed in mid-February. The initiative did

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