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  WRITTEN BY: LIVITY Consumerism and worship of material goods has been a grave hinderance to the progression of African Americans. Modern leaders fail to speak of this problem due to their own addiction to materialism. Our greatest leaders Harriet… Continue Reading

” Did Daddy Call ?” ” NO !”

WRITTEN BY: LIVITY A number of scorned women are blinded by their pain, moving away from their innate characteristic as a nurturer to become a destroyer. We have heard the stories before of women strategically using their offspring as pawns… Continue Reading

INDIAN INFLUENCE ON JAMAICAN CULTURE AND GROWTH OF RASTAFARI

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WRITTEN BY: LIVITY Millions of people around the world are familiar with the hypnotic rhythms of reggae that originated from Jamaica, a small colonial island in the Caribbean Sea. Reggae is what propelled the ideology of Rastafari to the world… Continue Reading

STOP COMPLAINING, RACISM IS NOT THE PROBLEM….

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  WRITTEN BY: LIVITY American racism is brutal but subtle, demanding that those of African ancestry conform to Eurocentric tenets of society for acceptance. One of the criteria for conformity is an unprecedented disdain for one’s African heritage and natural… Continue Reading

THE BLACK ELEPHANT IN THE ROOM

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  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

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

THANKS-GIVING: A DAY OF TAKING

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    WRITTEN BY: LIVITY   Our nation was born in genocide…We are perhaps the only nation which tried as a matter of national policy to wipe out its indigenous population. Moreover, we elevated that tragic experience into a noble… Continue Reading

BEING TRUTHFUL IN A WORLD OF LIES: SHOULD WE STILL TEACH OUR CHILDREN TO TELL THE TRUTH ?

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WRITTEN BY: LIVITY While playing with my daughter in the park recently, I overheard a parent reprimanding their child for lying. While many will applaud this action as great parenting, in the depths of my mind questions began emerge on… Continue Reading

DEMOLITION EARTH: LEAVING FUTURE GENERATIONS HOMELESS

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  WRITTEN BY: LIVITY This Christian understanding of the relationship between man and earth will cause cataclysm that man will be unable to endure. While social unrest, wars, famines, failing economies, and hopelessness are constantly broadcasted as the main threat… Continue Reading