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Take Back Your Time by John de Graaf

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PREFACETake Back Your Time Day

JOHN DE GRAAF

Welcome to the official handbook for Take Back Your Time Day, a new national consciousness-raising event that will be held for the first time on October 24, 2003. The date falls nine weeks before the end of the year and symbolizes the fact that we Americans now work an average of nine full weeks more each year than do our peers in Western Europe. It wasn’t supposed to be this way.

Back in the late 1960s, I studied sociology. I remember distinctly some of the class discussions we had then. We were told that American society would be facing a serious social problem by the end of the twentieth century. ...

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