Jack Saturday

Monday, July 23, 2012

Anti Wage-Slavery Pro-Freedom Quotations Of The Week 844-847

 Perhaps the world would soon slide to ruin if everyone behaved as I do. But I would suggest that an ideal human life lies somewhere between my own defiant indolence and the rest of the world’s endless frenetic hustle. My role is just to be a bad influence, the kid standing outside the classroom window making faces at you at your desk, urging you to just this once make some excuse and get out of there, come outside and play.
The ‘Busy’ Trap
New York Times
June 30, 2012

 SOME unemployed people in my local area recently received some jarring news: their outplacement counselor had been outplaced.

It’s just one example of confidence-rattling developments in the job market that make the unemployed question whether they will ever find the light at the end of the tunnel, whether there’s anybody left out there who can help.
The Jobless Won’t Forget Your Help
New York Times
Published: July 21, 2012

[I]t's not enough to work hard, get a degree, sacrifice and slave anymore because the system in fact is broken.
How Less Work for Everybody Could Solve a Lot of Our Economic Turbulence and Make Life More Pleasant
AlterNet / By Sarah Seltzer


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