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Informed Naïvité

Ordinary People

# The rich/poor divide with Mark Knox

Ordinary People alumnus, Mark Knox began Aspire NI – an organisation that tutors kids who are growing up in Brownlow, and other parts of Craigavon – about 3 years ago. Around that time, he was part of a church plant in the area (Cara, Craigavon).

He runs us through the stats and how we’ve got to a situation where there’s such a huge divide between the rich and poor in our community. He also challenges some of the assumptions people make around local children in poverty, and encourages a stance of informed naïveté”.

To help us understand what’s going on, we head down the road of meta-modernism. It’s a philosophy that’s not a philosophy.