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Eleven Nobel Laureates Who Have Endorsed Universal Basic Income

The idea of an unconditional basic income (UBI) floor where everyone starts with the same minimum amount of money as everyone else each month as an economic right of citizenship is not a new idea. UBI is an idea with a long history and thus a long history of support.

41 Percent of Companies Are Accelerating Plans To Automate As Coronavirus Forces Workers To Stay Home

Almost half of company bosses in 45 countries are speeding up plans to automate their businesses as workers are forced to stay at home during the coronavirus outbreak.

Meet universal basic income’s unlikely Bay Area evangelist

Community was created by the non-profit Gerald Huff Fund For Humanity to provide news and information and to further the discussion and debate about UBI and its impact on workers’ purpose, indentity, dignity, and the economy at large.

Meet the editor, Scott Santens.

Scott Santens has a crowdfunded monthly basic income and has been a moderator of the Basic Income community on Reddit since 2013. As a writer and blogger, his pieces advocating basic income have appeared in The Huffington Post, The Boston Globe, TechCrunch, Vox, the World Economic Forum, and Politico. As a public speaker, he has presented at the first World Summit on Technological Unemployment and has participated as a panelist at conferences about the future of work across the U.S. He is on the board of directors of USBIG, Inc., a founding member of the Economic Security Project, an advisor to the Universal Income Project, a founding committee member of Basic Income Action, and founder of the BIG Patreon Creator Pledge. He holds a B.S. in psychology and his home is in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Scott Santens

Editor, BIT

Writer and unconditional basic income advocate who believes our civilization is better than this.

Basic Income Today is the go-to site for wide-ranging information about UBI including tracking pilots, pro and con arguments and informative videos demonstrating its impact.