The Japanese Workers Who Live in Internet Cafes
The documentary 'Net Cafe Refugees' shows the stark choices Japanese workers have to make in the face of the country’s recession.
The Humongous Fungus Among Us Issue
Who Stole the Four-Hour Workday?
A four-hour workday could solve a lot of our problems. If everyone worked fewer hours, there would be more jobs for the unemployed to fill. The economy wouldn't be able to produce quite as much, which means it wouldn't be able to pollute as much...
The Family of a Japanese Man Who Killed Himself Over an Insane Work Schedule Won a Landmark Suit
Is the country's famous workaholic culture finally changing?