Iceland has proposed to distribute proceeds from the sale of one of their banks to all their citizens. Equality & freedom. Read more at http://www.ewao.com/a/first-they-jailed-the-bankers-now-every-icelander-to-get-paid-in-bank-sale/
This article in Down To Earth talks about abandoned villages in Uttarakhand. The experience with the dividend in Alaska was that rural urban migration reduced. However, there was greater expense on providing adequate quality public services on remote places.
Basic Income Action has created an online petition to the US Presidential candidates asking them to support UBI. You can sign the petition here.
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We argue: When we inherit something, we are simply custodians. We are obliged to preserve the value of our inheritance and pass it on to our children. Minerals are non-renewable inherited assets. In particular in India, the state government owns minerals, not the federal government or the land owner (as in the US). So this obligation to preserve the value …