Thursday, October 6, 2011

Through the eyes of a benefits adviser: a plea for a basic income

Through the eyes of a benefits adviser: a plea for a basic income | openDemocracy: "Can we, please – even at this last moment, on the cusp of Universal Benefit – consider once more a universal basic income? Non-means-tested, unconditional, financed through taxation, supplemented by conditional benefits; above all, asserting and supporting the essential dignity and worth of every person?"