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I was interviewed about the merits of providing a basic income to all Swiss citizens, a proposal that they overwhelmingly rejected in a referendum on 6 June. Watch the clip here. Tweet

Posted 06 Jun 2016 in Al Jazeera, Blog, Welfare
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George Osborne’s decision to axe child benefit for the richest 10% is clever politics. Does Labour want to defend welfare for the rich? At the expense of the poor? Tweet

Posted 05 Oct 2010 in Blog, Britain, Welfare