In rural communities, local stores function as post offices, museums, and social hubs. But they may not be around much longer.
For me the Disability Support Pension isn't about choosing an easy life. It means an end to the cycle of poverty-line casual jobs that made me sicker.
Breathtaking views, friendly foxes, hungry bears, casual sex in communal showers—I saw it all in my months of working at Grand Teton National Park.
We talked to some doctors about the work strains that are making them feel anxious and despondent.
"Angry parents cut the line on behalf of their children. I wanted to tell them they were acting like bullies, but instead I handed them inflatable dogs."
Here are a bunch of stats to remind you what summer is in case you've been stuck in the office since May.
It's not that we don't value women, we just don't value the work they do.
The Piangueras are a remote Colombian community who make a living collecting and selling clams found at the bottom of mangroves in the country's Pacific coast. Their work is dangerous, unregulated, and mostly carried out by kids.
Summer jobs exist to remind us that we're human garbage put on this earth to serve those with wealthier parents.
The "future of work" is a rip-off for workers who live in constant fear for their jobs.
According to a recent workforce study, Generation Y is lacking in "vigour, dedication, and absorption".
The Australian government is running grim-looking billboards across Sri Lanka in order to discourage potential asylum-seekers from making the journey by boat.
As our work and leisure time blurs together, there remains one simple way to escape the pressures and complexities of contemporary life.
Changes in the economy don't just wreck lives; they can alter the structure of how we see the world around us.
Tilly Lawless gave us her take on "empowerment" and why being a sex worker doesn't make her an authority on sex trafficking.
The photographer spent time in Indonesia with the people suffering the consequences of Australia's refugee policies.
A culture of overwork is worrying government officials, who are on the brink of forcing the country's workaholics to chill out before they die from overwork.
Looking after the protection of children can be a rewarding job—when you're not receiving insults and death threats, that is.
Alex works in the central office of a non-disclosed national Australian bank as a lender. Until last year he was using ice at work. Here's how he did it.
The good news is they're reversing the effects of aging. The bad news is you haven't got enough savings to live to 100.
I spoke to David Graeber, whose slogans adorned the posters, about why most work is a total waste of time.
Three men walked into a bar... and they were all pricks.
I've been working low-paying jobs for a long, long time. Here's what I've learned.
A year in the shoes of your average worker might give Britain's political leaders a little more perspective.