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Work and the nature and contexts of labor are a lightening rod of social, political and global change in the early 21st Century.

As the traditional end of summer passes by and autumn asserts itself, it’s back to school and the office. While we were away the issues of inequality, diversity, community and personal identity didn’t take a day off.

https://aeon.co/essays/what-if-jobs-are-not-the-solution-but-the-problem

Love what you do.

http://www.indoek.com/archives/series/surf-shacks

Americans spend too much time at work. So plan to disconnect and take some time off this summer. You’ve earned it.

http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2016/04/too-many-elite-american-men-are-obsessed-with-work/479940/

http://www.businessinsider.com/the-bleak-truth-about-how-we-spend-our-time-2016-7

http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/07/12/485606970/overworked-americans-arent-taking-the-vacation-theyve-earned

On the cusp of summer, hopefully there will be time in the few months ahead for leisure to read and unwind during our short season.

A simple search will pull up several excellent summer reading recommendations, including

The essential Marc Andreessen summer reading list

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fall

The passing of short-lived summer magnifies the ache of seasonal change and the emphemeral essence of our existence.

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/08/30/opinion/sunday/the-summer-that-never-was.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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