Tag: Universal Creative Income

Mayor London Breed on Thursday announced the launch of a program that will provide artists with a guaranteed basic income. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco will provide $1000 a month in basic income to 130 artists for six months

Eligible artists must be aged 18 and over, have suffered loss of income due to the pandemic and have …

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Arts Organizations In Canada’s Largest Cities Call For A Basic Income Guarantee For Artists

Artists make up just under 1% of the labor force—that’s more than the number of workers in either the …

‘When people have the means to do more than just get by, they put more back into the economy.’ Photo via Shutterstock.

Canadian Artists Testify on the Dire Need for Basic Income

Their output has ‘kept us all alive throughout this pandemic.’ But several blows have made the creative life too …

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The Creator Economy Needs a Middle Class

By: Li Jin Summary: Right now, the creative economy relies on platforms like YouTube and Instagram and it looks a …