Maria Mies

Wrong to work! Two perspectives on the abolition of work

Wrong to work! Two perspectives on the abolition of work

ALL MUST WORK! declares the cabinet of millionaires. 'Workers not shirkers!', they implore. 'Strivers not skivers!' The divide-and-rule rhetoric trying to pit those in work against those without is as relentless as it is transparent. But what's so good about work anyway?

Colonization and housewifization - Maria Mies

Colonization and housewifization - Maria Mies

Chapter 3 from Patriarchy and capital accumulation on a world scale: women in the international division of labour, 1986.