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The Beautiful And Damned

F. Scott Fitzgerald is one of the most well-known authors in classic literature. After reading The Great Gatsby I found myself wanting to read more, to understand what it was about the author that made him such a prominent name in the world of book lovers. 240 more words


Lib Dem candidate’s ‘lunatic fringe’ comment politically illiterate

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From: Dr. Peter Latham

Sent: Monday, April 07, 2014 5:12 AM

To: newsdesk@croydonadvertiser.co.uk

Subject: Lib Dem candidate’s ‘lunatic fringe’ comment politically illiterate… 456 more words

Workers In Struggle

The Global Banking Game Is Rigged, and the FDIC Is Suing

Taxpayers are paying billions of dollars for a swindle pulled off by the world’s biggest banks, using a form of derivative called interest-rate swaps; and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation has now joined a chorus of litigants suing over it. 1,675 more words

Ellen Brown Articles/Commentary

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Day Care Costs More Than College in 31 States

As expensive a college education for children can be for parents, there is now an even greater financial expense for those starting a family: Day care. 124 more words

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Health system has tried to do more with less but it simply can't take any more cuts

Here is article I wrote for the Irish Independent on some of the key findings from the Resilience project. This is work I am doing with Prof Steve Thomas and Dr Sarah Barry in the Centre for Health Policy and Management in Trinity College Dublin. 677 more words


Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac: The ugly twins of finance

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Leviathan of last resort

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Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac


America’s huge mortgage-market distortions seem likely to endure … 157 more words

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