AUDIO/VIDEO: Christchurch, NZ councilor and economist Raf Manji advocates Basic Income

AUDIO/VIDEO: Christchurch, NZ councilor and economist Raf Manji advocates Basic Income

Raf Manji , a Christchurch City Councillor and chair of the Strategy and Finance committee, has been advocating for a universal basic income in recent media appearances, including an interview on Radio New Zealand (RNZ) and a TEDx talk in Christchurch. One of his major themes is that a basic income must be seen as part of a new social contract, and that we need to reconceive the idea of citizenship. Raf Manji (left) CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 TEDx EQChCh On November 8, 2016, Manji guested on an RNZ segment called “ Is UBI an idea whose time has come? […]

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