Politics & Society

David Graeber on the Value of Work

David Graeber on the Value of Work. Does the world really need neuroadvertisers, PR researchers and branding consultants? Renowned academic and coiner of the ‘we are the 99%’ slogan, David Graeber is a passionate advocate for meaningful work. After famously condemning the 21st century phenomenon of ‘bullsh*t jobs’, in this short animation he investigates the philosophical underpinnings of employment, and calls for a reformulation of what work should be.

Watch the full talk (RSA Replay): https://youtu.be/7YynqVvgZYI

Voice: David Graeber
Illustration & animation: Jack Dubben (https://jackdubben.com/)

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