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Basic income guarantee

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NDP proposes guaranteed basic income for Canadians

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Basic income, explained

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Freedom: Benefits of a Basic Income Guarantee vs. Welfare - Learn Liberty

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The BIG Idea: A Basic Income Guarantee for All (Documentary)

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The Truth About Guaranteed Income | Robert Reich

A basic income, also called basic income guarantee, universal basic income (UBI), basic living stipend (BLS), or universal demogrant, is a type of program in which citizens of a country may receive a regular sum of money from a source such as the government. A pure or unconditional basic income has no means test, much like Social Security in the United States. Basic income can be implemented nationally, regionally or locally.
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