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Yanglinks.com – Have a question you specifically want to hear Andrew respond to? Well this site has a long and searchable list of critical questions that are answered in the form of Youtube videos timestamped at the exact moment he answers them. A great resource for those that simply don’t have the time to sit through very long interviews.

YangTube.tv – Basically a superior form of Youtube. All Andrew Yang, all the time.

Humans Need Not Apply – A well made and easily digestible video on automation creep, one of the primary reasons for Andrew’s call for UBI.

Universal Basic Income Explained – Free Money for Everybody? – One of now very popular animation group Kurzgesagt’s earlier explanatory videos, featuring a very friendly explanation of what UBI is and why it could be of utility to society.

The Monsters, Inc. Argument for Basic Income – How to convert an economy based on fear to one based on joy, based on an article of the same name by Scott Santens.

Is Universal Basic Income The Key To The Future? – Another video on what UBI is but this one also brings up how Andrew intends to implement it as well as several studies and similar programs you likely haven’t heard about.

Why Should We Support the Idea of a Unconditional Basic Income? – Scott Santen’s first medium article on the subject, which actually coins the term “not left, not right, forward”, still holds up very well and is worth the listen!

 

Articles and more

The Official Campaign Resources Page You might miss it since it appears at the bottom of the official site, but this link has a pretty substantial amount of information on UBI! Where it’s being piloted, research, videos, and more!

Freedom-Dividend.com Easily point skeptics to this site for criticism of the dividend, more of a direct route than navigating the official site but both are great. 

A Brief History of Basic Income Ideas
The idea of an unconditional basic income has three historical roots. The idea of a minimum income first appeared at the beginning of the 16th century. The idea of an unconditional one-off grant first appeared at the end of the 18th century. And the two were combined for the first time to form the idea of an unconditional basic income near the middle of the 19th century.

The BIG Library: Books About Basic Income – A very comprehensive list of books on the subject of a basic income. If you scroll down far enough you will find some works of fiction you can dive into when not telling everyone you know about Andrew 😉

A Guide to Basic Income: Frequently Asked Questions about UBI – Here you will find a large number of articles written by Scott Santen’s, an advocate for basic income.

Basic income program put to the test in Stockton, California500 a month for 18 months to people in this town began early 2019, this article is from June. Later in August the Mayor of this struggling town was interviewed by The Nation.

Seattle’s Democracy DollarsOfficial website for Seattle’s Democracy Dollars program.  

Albuquerque Democracy Dollars A proposal to implement Democracy Dollars in the city of Albuquerque.

These are just some resources, more will find their way here but if you have a must-have on your mind please send an e-mail my way!