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Rethinking the Terminology of “Work”: Why We Need an Anticareerist-Unjobbing Movement

The Deep Sorcery of Colonial Capitalism, issue 1

The Deep Sorcery of Colonial Capitalism, issue 1 My fellow anticareerist and friend Kate McFarland of The Useless Life recently wrote : “Last month, The Guardian published an interesting “long read” on what author Andy Beckett calls the “post-work” movement. Now, I have my gripes with the term “post-work,” but let’s put that aside for now, as I instead register my skepticism that there is presently anything resembling a post-work or anti-work movement, as Beckett seems to picture. If there were an organized movement for this cause, I would of course love to know about it, and I would be keen to contribute in an active manner…