In the first few months after I returned to the United States, I remember feeling bombarded by stuff. By stuff I mean things, material items. Home décor things, outdoor patio things, kitchen things, clothing things, electronic things, billboards with pictures of things for sale, iPhones being held in my face with more pictures of things for sale. 544 more words
Chapter One – The Rise and Fall of Labour
This chapter explains that the decline of the labour movement is due the extraterritorial power of Capital. 6,100 more words
British Consumers and the American Dream: A Study of American Media Production and British Consumption Trends Post 9/11.
The United States of America; the country that embodies, and is entrusted as curator of the American dream, has since the 9/11 attacks produced a tyrannical leadership bent on foreign military interventions; a global economy reminiscent of its own monopolistic capitalism; a working middle class consistently demoted to a poor lower class; a society unwilling to relinquish arms, clinging on to a history of violence inherent to it through its founding parchment; and a growing distanciation from a bestowed vision of freedom and democracy that with each passing day, becomes all the more elusive. 636 more words
As we continue to fast and pray during these 3 months,today we were handed some extra prayer prompts to assist our Prayers and intercession. 513 more words