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Random Stream of Thought: Living in a Van

Is it worth it? To get out of Omelas? I’ve thought about it countless times. If I could just save up a bit more money…then I think about the upkeep. 77 more words

Reginald Perrin

I remember seeing The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin as a kid in the 70s. I hadn’t the faintest idea what it was about then but used to laugh when the office chairs made a farting noise, when he imagined a hippo for his mother-in-law, and when CJ’s two obsequious subordinates said “Great” and “Super” in posh voices. 100 more words

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THE TRUE REASON BEHIND THE 40-HOUR WORK WEEK & WHY WE ARE ECONOMIC SLAVES – Pontiac Tribune

From the Pontiac Tribune

Economic slavery, or wage slavery, refers to one’s total and immediate dependence on wages to survive.

Although people throughout history have had to work to get by, we now live in a culture where we are led to believe we have economic freedom, when unbeknownst to most citizens, we are in fact bound in servitude. 1,833 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence

'Daylight Saving' and the Tyranny of the Clock

Many enjoy this time of year because of the increased daylight hours and sunshine, and I must admit, I too have been out enjoying the sun and her benevolent rays (which we see rather little of in Northern Britain). 1,501 more words

Political And Social Issues

Wage Slavery

In the cartoon by an unknown author, what stands in the center of the drawing is a fat man standing on a barrel to demonstrate that he has something important to say. 504 more words

Transatlantic Slavery (3/13-3/17)

Would Wage Slavery Still Exist in Anarcho-Capitalism?

One of the common left anarchist critiques of market anarchism, especially anarcho-capitalism, is the existence of “wage slavery”. Generally the concept is understood as such: Within contemporary capitalism, sometimes referred to as crony capitalism or state capitalism, there exists a compulsion to work for a wage. 990 more words

Jim Keady: Behind the Swoosh (Nike) (must-see)

Dandelion Salad
Originally posted Aug. 25, 2009

Thanks to Jim for allowing me to post his video here.

by Jim Keady
August 14, 2009 100 more words

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