labour

Blog
May 10, 2017
8 hours labour, 8 hours recreation, 8 hours rest

Long work hours don't work for people or the planet

David Suzuki
We work the same hours as 20th century labourers, depleting Earth's resources to produce more goods that we keep working to buy, use and replace in a seemingly endless consumer cycle.
Podcast
Apr 20, 2017
Jessica Sikora, John Clarke, Avi Lewis, Guy Caron and Josephine Grey

Universal basic income: Yea or nay?

Needs No Introduction
Will a guaranteed basic income release people from the poverty trap or keep them in it? A spirited debate exploring the issues from both sides and all points between.
Event

Octopus Books Community Classroom on Economic Security

Mar 28, 2017
25 Onecommunity
251 Bank Street, 2nd floor
Ottawa , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
This community classroom is developed in response to a phenomenon of increasing precarious work across industries therefore increasing economic insecurity.

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