Career Calling

September 3, 2013

Work and “Stuff”

I don’t have time for a post today, but I would recommend this piece by Canadian union leader Gary Engler.  He examines how our self-definition as workers (and I would add citizens) has been replaced by an idea of ourselves as consumers, people who only know themselves by what they buy, not what they make.

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