servant economy

  • Meet The New Serfs, Same As The Old Serfs

    Meet The New Serfs, Same As The Old Serfs

    Once upon a time there were things called jobs, and they were well understood. People went to work for companies, in offices or in factories. There were exceptions -- artists, aristocrats, entrepeneurs -- but they were rare. Laws, regulations, and statistics were based on this assumption; but, increasingly, what people do today doesn't fit neatly into that anachronistic 1950s rubric. Read More