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May 6, 1940: The Grapes of Wrath Wins a Pulitzer Prize On this day in 1940, John Steinbeck was awarded a Pulitzer Prize for his novel The Grapes of Wrath. The novel tells the story of the Joads, a poor Oklahoma farming family, who migrate to California in search of a better life during the Great Depression of the 1930s. Steinbeck effectively demonstrated how the struggles of one family mirrored the hardship of the entire nation. Learn more about John Steinbeck’s works with American ...

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10 Books To Read If You Want To Start 2016 Right

Radical Self Love: A Guide to Loving Yourself and Living Your Dream, Gala Darling

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Disciples of discipline put the boot in

The UK Ministry of Defence is worried; worried that the public have become ‘risk averse’ to the point that we won’t want to go to war anymore; so worried that in November 2012 they wrote a report –...

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A radical returns

'Berger is one of the most influential British intellectuals of the past 50 years, still best known for his seminal book of art criticism, Ways of Seeing, which was published in 1972 and has shaped the thinking of at least two generations of artists and students. From as far back as 1958, though, when he wrote his first novel, A Painter In Our Time, he was dealing with exile and displacement, which, has since become one of the defining political and social issues of our time.'

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Jesus was a radical nonviolent revolutionary who hung around with lepers, hookers and crooks; wasn't American and never spoke English; was anti-wealth, anti-death penalty, anti-public prayer; but was never anti-gay, never mentioned abortion or birth control, never called the poor lazy, never justified torture, never fought for tax cuts for the wealthiest Nazernes, never asked a leper for a copy; and was a long-haird brown-skinned homeless community-organizing anti-slut-shaming middle eastern…

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Neil Gaiman on the meaning of fairy tales

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The NLP Method That Reduces Stress Within 4 Minutes

90s look. White simple tee with print, blue jeans and black vans old school sneakers. Fall simple outfit inspiration.

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