Keeping Up with the Joneses and Paying for The House of Louis Vuitton.

Keeping Up with the Joneses

The ancient financial exchange known as bartering is only spoken of by historians, pseudo-historians and those looking for a return to a mythical Utopian society where monetary exchange doesn’t exist. A man’s word no longer matters. Financial institutions rely on… Continue Reading

PHYSICALLY FREE, economically ENSLAVED

  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

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

THE PRIVILEGE OF BEING HEALTHY IN AMERICA

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  WRITTEN BY : LIVITY Having a healthy lifestyle in America is a privilege relegated to those with the socio-economic status that provides the opportunity and environment for healthy practices. The poor must endure all the social ills and are… Continue Reading

UNCHARITABLE CHARITY: DOES PHILANTHROPHY REALLY HELP ?

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WRITTEN BY: LIVITY “They try to solve the problem of poverty, for instance, by keeping the poor alive, or in the case of a very advanced school, by amusing the poor…The proper aim is to try and reconstruct society on… Continue Reading