Tag: #housing

QUID PRO QUO: HOW BARTERING CAN AID IN GOOD BUSINESS AND COMMUNITY RELATIONSHIPS

“I will gladly pay you tomorrow for your services today.” The quid pro quo system goes back as far as we can remember as people. Another name for this is the barter system. And if applied the right way, quid pro quo can be…

WORTHLESS WELFARE: WHY IT DOES MORE HARM THAN HELP TO A COMMUNITY

“You might make it, but despite and in spite of.” Growing up in the inner city, I had a lot of people around me who were on welfare. From my mother at one point in time, to the neighbor up the street, friends, family,…

A PEOPLE IN PERIL: HOW WELFARE HURT BLACK PEOPLE IN AMERICA

“Do we really need it?” For the past few decades, the African American community have depended upon the welfare system from the United States government. But this welfare has come at the expense of the taxpayers. Now, don’t get me wrong, population wise, more…