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Guaranteed income: An insightful analysis on Al Jazeera

Update: Al Jazeeera has uploaded the full video, linked below

Income for all
Could adopting unconditional basic income end poverty?
The Stream, Al Jazeera, March 20, 2014

The linked Al Jazeera broadcast discusses the recently revived notion of a guaranteed basic income, with particular reference to the Swiss plebiscite on the subject. It was a commendable effort by The Stream’s young hosts, touching on both the potential benefits and drawbacks of the proposed programs while making judicious use of both its panelists and social media (an example of digital broadcast media done right).

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