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Skid Row (Los Angeles) 2019

“On the Skids of the 213”

(Inspired by William Blake’s “London”)

Passing through an array of tents,

I walk North on Seventh Street.

A man behind me beggin’ for 5 cents, 108 more words

The French Revolution (4/22-4/24)

My Experience with Elitism at University

A second-year student who attends a high-ranking Russell Group university in the UK shares her experience with elitism and class divisions in higher education.

Before going to university, I’d never met a rich person. 1,039 more words

Knightsbridge: A Playground for the Rich

Week 9: Inequality and Elitism

By Duong Nguyen

Knightsbridge is a district in West London spanning the City of Westminster and the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. 558 more words

Private Education

I recently stumbled across a quote which stated that privately educated people were part of a system which isn’t fair. I felt highly offended by that and yet agreed with it. 315 more words

Daily Life

the war on the poor

when humanity began, there were small groups
spread out around the globe. because of
the isolation, most groups, or “tribes”, if you prefer, were comprised of… 746 more words

Blogs

Sound Recording: "A Moment to Readjust"

The poet is in a feisty mood this morning! 🤣

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I’d like to see
That diction be
What’s required to get them out alive… 38 more words

Poems

Academia's Ivory Tower

One of the divisors used to polarize the conservatives and the liberals is the retention of formal education. Conservatives might perceive that the “liberal elite” are stuck in their ivory tower unaware of the realities of the worker. 1,360 more words

Politics