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The #YellowVests Show How Much the Ground Moves Under Our Feet

We often don’t agree with David Graeber and we are not very enthousiastic about the fact that it was originally published in Le Monde, but decided to republish his piece about the Yellow Vests movement on the French territory because it is one more view about the ongoing events there.

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Looking back at “On the Phenomenon of Bullshit Jobs”: David Graeber – A critique

… written down, shit does not smell

Roland Barth, “L’arbre du crime”

What constitutes a “bullshit” job?  David Graeber in a now famous essay, “On the Phenonmenon of Bullshit Jobs“(2013), which now finds a second life in book form, has argued that contemporary capitalism generates endless quantities of useless, unproductive work as a means of controlling workers who, having been made technologically redundant, constitute a menace to the reigning social order.

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