Universal Basic Income as part of the Good Society

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Video and podcast, 1 minute read, 15 minute listen

“The UBI is based on a belief in the best of people – that they will be social, co-operative, entrepreneurial. It gives them a base to do this.” 

Neal Lawson speaking on Universal Basic Income (UBI) at The Good Society Conference in Berlin.


Joining a panel with Torsten Bell, director of the Resolution Foundation, the Observer’s Sonia Sodha, Neal speaks on the Guardian Politics Weekly podcast on UBI and its potential (and practicality) as a solution to precarious work, automation and a happy, healthier society (conversation starts 14.55).


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