poverty Tag Archive

Blackness

Black does not mean Poor

Do you know what Liberals, Republicans, non-profits, activists, Black people, White people, rappers and racists of all colors have in common? They use Black and poor interchangeably, especially when referring to “Blacks” receiving aid of any sort.

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Blackness

[Class vs Race] The hidden rules of class

The chart below is “The Hidden Rules of Class” from Dr Payne’s “Framework for Understanding Poverty” Review it to see which class reflects your lifestyle. You may be surprised.

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Blackness

[Documentary] Life & Debt: The reason behind the impoverished Caribbean islands

Have you ever asked yourself why are the most beautiful places in the world usually the poorest? After watching the coverage of Haiti, were you left wondering how does a country become so impoverished? Please watch this documentary to understand how and why the Caribbean islands continue to lose the battle against local corruption, corporate […]

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Saving the children from themselves

Why do today’s inner city youth sell and use drugs; exhibit savage violence and hostility toward each other; and seem utterly unsalvageable? All of the aforementioned issues are caused by a cycle of short-sightedness due to the perception of being in “survival mode.” We all know the old African Proverb: It takes a village to […]

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