Make Basic Income A Reality for All

Basic Income Action is a new national organization dedicated to winning a basic income for every American. A basic income is money provided to every adult -- enough to cover basic needs, independent of a job, with everyone getting the same amount. Imagine a world where everyone has enough money to make ends meet, as a human right. Join us.

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The Big Sneaky Poverty Forum

The Big Sneaky: Bush, Ryan and Christie Pretend Welfare is Still A Federal Program. It's time to stop this madness of state-run “welfare” programs that enroll fewer than ten percent of eligible Americans and instead start insisting on a Basic Income....(Read More)

MLK had a dream. We can make it come true.

Great new piece by Steven Shafarman on MLK and the basic income....(Read More)

Basic Income Can Make America Great Again

Another Republican debate is upon us, and it seems that Donald Trump’s poll numbers are down a bit in Iowa. Perhaps the Summer of Trump is behind us, and his candidacy will fade away like it did last time. But his message - “Make America Great Again” - still resonates.......(Read More)

Remember the children: a call for basic income in the US

Remember the children of America? Year after year, millions remain poor despite our evident unhappiness about it and the conviction that they do not deserve it. A basic income would change all of that....(Read More)

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