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Snow White by Matt Phelan

I saw this at the library and picked it up because it was a graphic novel.

Published: 2016

Genre: graphic novel fiction

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The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck

This is a story about Tom Joad and his family immigrating to California. Their homeland in Oklahoma is being cultivated by tractors from the bank and the police officers beat them to hell more often than breathing. 256 more words

Book Reviews

Students say GOP tax bill is ‘ridiculous,’ ‘devastating’ for higher education

Written as a sophomore on Dec. 5, 2017 for the Daily Egyptian at SIUC.

After House and Senate Republicans passed sweeping tax legislation last week, some graduate students say they are worried the new laws will make them unable to continue receiving their educations. 686 more words

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Book Review Rainwater by Sandra Brown

Rainwater: Rainwater by Sandra Brown was published in 2009. It’s a romance fiction which takes place during the Great Depression Time.

Title: Rainwater

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Up-to-the-Minute Books Are Here!

This is a 1939 ad from the Battle Creek (Michigan) Enquirer. Spencer’s sold used books and rented books at what seem to us now as incredibly cheap prices. 1,127 more words

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Republican Congress Seeking to Deregulate Wall Street and Thus Cause Another Economic Downturn

Deregulating (and misregulating) Wall Street has been done before with disastrous consequences. The repeal of the Glass-Steagall Act in 1999 for example was a significant factor in causing the global economic collapse of 2008. 453 more words


What is the Securities and Exchange Commission?

The Securities and Exchange Commission, better known as SEC, is a US independent, federal government agency responsible for protecting investors and maintaining fair and orderly functioning of securities markets… 357 more words