Ulrich Schachtschneider in Social Europe: Basic Income – Tonic Catalyser

Is basic income a poison for people’s will to work – or is it much more a catalyser to transform work into something people will be much more likely to want? UBIE board member Ulrich Schachtschneider’s reaction to Anke Hassel’s criticism. In her article ‘Unconditional Basic Income is a Dead […]


1st May: “Work is so much more than a job”

On the First of May – traditionally the festival of Spring, new life, and hope – We  join the world celebrating International Workers Day, established originally to mark working people’s fight to win back control over their own time. With pressure mounting on traditional paid work through neoliberal policies and […]


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A Eurodividend for all Europeans

By François Denuit Europe is in deep trouble – economically, socially, and politically. We need new, bolder and stronger instruments to counter the forces of disintegration. A partial basic income paid to all Europeans – a Eurodividend – could become the policy instrument that safeguards the EU and especially the Eurozone […]