Vacation

Reading: https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/business/2013/06/08/countries-most-vacation-days/2400193/ This topic is about non-monetary things capitalism takes away from us. Two questions for group; 10-15 minutes to discuss: What would you do if you had a month off? Two months? Three months? What was your favorite vacation? Have you ever had a time where you had a significant amount of time off […]

The 20-hour workweek

Today’s education topic centers around the possibility of organizing our economy around goals other than profits. Readings: https://www.currentaffairs.org/2017/01/for-a-luxury-leftism https://mronline.org/2009/12/16/whats-wrong-with-a-30-hour-work-week/ https://www.jacobinmag.com/2016/01/blizzard-snow-storm-northeast-socialism-capitalism/ Discussion outline: Leader starts by talking about a hobby or what they’d do if they had more free time. Maybe you have a really cool hobby, would like to learn a language, learn an instrument, […]