Essay about The Cultural Front

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The Cultural Front

In the USA, it seems as though there is always a revolution going on. The world is changing everyday. Everyday there is something new going on. Everyday there are people fighting for what they believe in, from social movements to political movements. Everyday people are working hard for their future. People are just trying to make it in the real world. In the the 1930’s, there was so much going on, from WWI to the depression. The world was in a slump, and people were doing everything they could to make it. The cultural front involves history on the ordinary person, politics, and literature. I wish to compare some of the problems of today, with the problems of the past, discussing politics, culture, hegemony, and
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The working class is anyone who was involved in labor power to production. Consumerism and culture began to take over.

Culture is an entire spectrum of human activities. Everything is a part of culture. Culture is political. Hollywood is a cultural enterprise, it shapes our culture. Culture has struggle, organizational activism. Capitalism creates situations where people are disassociated.

Everything is political, where there is power there is politics. People were starting to see things differently. There was no more segregation. Rich people saw things on the lower level. Women were starting to work more. Cultural front involves middle and lower class politically and culturally. People were working so hard and not seeing any benefits. The main stream media didn’t criticize capitalism, because if they so much as started to question it, they would be fired. This is a form of hegemony, ideological domination, not by force, but by consent. Many ideas we buy into willingly without question, such as US Democracy, it is contradictory and people get stuck. Hegemony exists in families, institutions, mainstream media, and all states. Gramski views hegemony as “a movement when social class became detached from their traditional parties, and a situation of conflict between represented and representatives (Denning, 22). As citizens of the U.S. we accept hegemony and pass it on to kids. If the
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