• Reading Level 4
Politics | Economics | Citizenship | Relationships and health

The big idea: Only 15 hours of work per week

Slacking: Leisure has inspired art, such as James Dromgole Linton's 1885 painting Resting, for generations.

Is hard work a vice? Many workers complain they have no joy in their work, yet the cult of hard graft lumbers on. Some think it is time for all of us to slack off a little bit.

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