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This Ain’t Livin’

Not in 1971 and not now

Image by Thomas Budach, Pixabay

The late, great Marvin Gaye had it right in his iconic 1971 classic, “Inner City Blues” which was a fierce indictment of conditions in ghettos in inner-city America, racial inequality, and the overall bleak economic landscape of the time.

This ain’t livin’, This ain’t livin’
No, no baby, this ain’t livin’

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