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Let's make every weekend a three day weekend

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Let's make every weekend a three day weekend

It’s the Labor Day weekend, and no doubt all of downtown Buffalo will soon be full of marching workers like it was in 1901, celebrating the role of organized labor in building the City of Light. But Labor Day only comes once a year (while actually, it comes twice; it was originally on May 1st). What if every weekend was a long weekend? For one thing, it would save a lot of energy and significantly reduce our carbon footprints. A 2006 study found that if Americans simply worked fewer hours, say the European average, it would reduce energy consumption as...

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