Before the Industrial Revolution, Mankind Worked a 20 Hour Week.

There are solid reasons to shorten our work week right now. Here’s why.

A poll I conducted some years ago. Own artwork.

Human beings did not evolve to work forty to sixty hours per week. In common with all mammals, they worked a twenty hour work week. They also had their year generously interspersed with holidays. The Romans, for instance, had 175 public…

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