Halifax basic income conference aims to make the economic concept a reality in Canada

Advocates of a national basic income plan are calling on the provincial and federal governments to adopt a Canadian basic income guarantee program and say the “evidence speaks” for itself. Basic Income Nova Scotia is hosting a mini-conference Saturday at…

$200M class-action lawsuit filed over cancellation of Ontario basic income pilot project

Four Lindsay, Ont., residents in the province’s recent basic income pilot project have filed a $200-million class-action lawsuit against the Ontario PC government over its early cancellation of the project. Filed in Lindsay court, the lawsuit alleges the cancellation of…

Court upholds Ontario government’s decision to cancel basic income pilot project

TORONTO – An Ontario court has denied a request that it quash the provincial government’s decision to cancel a basic income pilot project. In a decision released Thursday, a panel of three Superior Court judges ruled the court has “no…