This Philosopher Thinks Most Jobs Are “BS”. Is He Right?

Hierarchical workplaces may be wasting our time

“Huge swaths of people spend their entire working lives performing tasks they secretly believe do not really need to be performed.” — David Graeber

“It’s not entirely clear how humanity would suffer were all private equity CEOs, lobbyists, PR researchers, actuaries, telemarketers, bailiffs or legal consultants to similarly vanish.”

“Say what you like about nurses, garbage collectors, or mechanics, it’s obvious that were they to vanish in a puff of smoke, the results would be catastrophic.”

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