Full Employment

This lovely animated short, El Empleo or The Employment explores a reality in which unemployment is no longer a problem.

Something else to think about on these lines is Anarchist Bob Black’s assertion that “[some] favor full employment [while] I favor full unemployment”.

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Robert Wringham is the editor of New Escapologist. He also writes books and articles. Read more at www.wringham.co.uk/about.

2 Responses to “Full Employment”

  1. Bev says:

    Uggh. I always feel this way when I read about some “jobs” program to help the already disadvantaged. And they’re supposed to line up for jobs and be grateful. As are we all.

  2. Yep. It’s a fairly unique standpoint we have. I can’t tell you how grateful I am to Bob Black’s essay for putting it all down so clearly. But until we get a socially-backed understanding of this viewpoint and something like citizen’s income to make it a financial reality, everyone’ll just have to be a hatstand or a doormat.

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