We Need to Rethink Our Overwork Culture

2020 Democrats are feeding into the “dignity of work” mantra. They should be talking about the “dignity of life” instead.

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“Dignity of work” is a more ideologically loaded idea than Democrats likely realize.

Writer covering life-work balance, recreation, and how politics shape both. Bylines at VICE, NBC News, WBUR, Southwest Airlines, Boston Magazine, and The Nation

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