Will you be taking vacation this summer, or are you too busy with work? Today, we discuss "workism" — a term coined by Atlantic staff writer Derek Thompson, who argued in a piece earlier this year that work is becoming a religion for many Americans.
Ellen Ruppel Shell, science journalism professor at Boston University and author of "The Job: Work and Its Future in a Time of Radical Change." She tweets @EllenRuppelShel.She tweets @EllenRuppelShel.
This segment aired on June 25, 2019.