THE BLACK ELEPHANT IN THE ROOM

David-Blackwell

  WRITTEN BY: LIVITY If the officers allegedly responsible for the death of Freddie Gray are acquitted, what will occur? The oppressed and disenfranchised of Baltimore may engage in social disturbances and meaningless destruction of property. What will these rebellious… Continue Reading

FROM SUN TO SON: A BRIEF HISTORY OF CHRISTMAS

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  WRITTEN BY: LIVITY From Egypt to Germany, Italy to Idaho, Christmas has been celebrated in different forms. America is the first to turn this ‘pagan’ holiday into an orgy of consumption. The origins of this holiday full of gift-giving… Continue Reading

7 HARMFUL FOOD INGREDIENTS TO AVOID

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  WRITTEN BY: LIVITY   HIGH FRUCTOSE CORN SYRUP This cheap, addictive form of sugar is both addictive and destructive. Prior to its creation during the 1980s, sugar was derived from sugar cane and beets. The use of high fructose… Continue Reading

13 AMAZING FACTS ABOUT THOMAS SANKARA THE ‘CHE’ OF AFRICA

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  WRITTEN BY : LIVITY Neo-colonialism, a term the first leader of an independent Ghana Kwame Nkrumah coined, refers to the indirect ruling of former colonies by their colonizer. These dependent, pseudo-independent countries were governed by “Africans” whose purpose was… Continue Reading

5 THINGS PREVENTING YOU FROM REACHING YOUR GOALS

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  WRITTEN BY: LIVITY   PROCRASTINATION Every adult knows someone who has a great idea or wants to try something but is waiting to find the perfect love, for the stars to align, to start a new job, or for… Continue Reading