Petition for a Four Day Working Week

There is a serious social problem which is gripping nations across the world. It kills two million people worldwide every year which is more than double the number of people killed by war, and more than the number of people killed by drugs and alcohol combined. The stress caused by this social ill in the long term is worse for your heart than gaining 40lbs or ageing 30 years. We are talking here about Work. Worse still, we are working more than ever and many of us are doing it for free. Working hours have risen in the last 20 years for full time UK workers which reverses a 150 year trend and each year UK workers give

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This petition is sponsored by the people who want to reclaim time back from those organisations most of us are forced to sell our souls to. You can find us at www.angelfire.com/blues2/laziness.

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www.idler.co.uk -A brilliant site for those who love living and hate working.

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    Michael Cockcroft, United Kingdom

    4 years ago State: -
    Country: United Kingdom
    Comments: It's time to pay heed to the emotional and spiritual wellbeing of our citizens, and make the 4 day workweek the norm. There should be more to life than work.
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    Greg Colbourn, United Kingdom

    5 years ago State: -
    Country: United Kingdom
    Comments: -
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    Tom Groves, United Kingdom

    5 years ago Country: GB
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