A new group of activists, Renta Básica Argentina, has formed to promote basic income in Argentina. One of the group’s main initiatives is a weekly, one-hour radio program devoted to the discussion of basic income.
Euvie Ivanova and Mike Gilliland, digital entrepreneurs and world travelers, founded the Future Thinkers Podcast as an outlet to “explore and bring light to big ideas, open up to alternative modes of living, and think about how all of us can build a better future for all of humanity”. Recently, Future Thinkers has been developing and distributing materials that promote a universal basic income.
Asia & The Pacific Policy Society’s Policy Forum podcast examined the benefits and costs of basic income in a recent podcast. Guests include Guy Standing, Charles Murray, Peter Whiteford (Social Policy Institute at ANU), and Olli Kangas (KELA).
On July 13, Amsterdam’s Pakhuis de Zwijger hosted an event on basic income in collaboration with Goethe-Institut Niederlande. Speakers and discussants included Anne van Dalen, Sascha Liebermann, Raymond Gradus, Ronald Mulder, and Leisbeth van Tongeren.