The Slow Burning Fuse

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Category Archives: Work

William Morris – A factory as it might be

“Now as to the work, first of all it will be useful and therefore honourable and honoured; because there will be no temptation to make mere useless toys, since there … Continue reading

June 20, 2019 · 1 Comment

work was intermittent – called to a halt for breakfast, lunch, the customary afternoon nap, and dinner.

  Before capitalism, most people did not work very long hours at all. The tempo of life was slow, even leisurely; the pace of work relaxed. Our ancestors may not … Continue reading

October 27, 2018 · 1 Comment

An Economy of the Poor and Productive

By Winter Trabex Workers are being denied opportunities. They’re not being trained or taught any new skills while on the job. The current system appears to prefer them to be … Continue reading

October 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

dictatorship at work

In 2011, the Morning Call of Allentown, Pennsylvania, published an exposé about the working conditions at a local Amazon warehouse. That summer, temperatures inside the warehouse had risen above a … Continue reading

August 21, 2018 · 1 Comment

the slacker’s 10 commandments

The slacker’s 10 commandments   1.Never make any kind of negative report about a fellow worker unless the worker’s actions are actively threatening the safety and wellbeing of yourself or … Continue reading

March 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

A factory as it might be

“…Thus our Socialistic factory, besides turning out goods useful to the community, will provide for its for its own workers work light in duration, and not oppressive in kind, education … Continue reading

January 24, 2017 · Leave a comment