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A Book to Read and Love: The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck - Summary & Review

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A short summary of the book The Grapes of Wrath: The humanity of abject poverty.

Questions I pondered while reading The Grapes of Wrath: Are there more opportunities for the poor now?
Are the poor still as dehumanized?
My thoughts about The Grapes of Wrath: People shouldn't go hungry.
Wages should be fair.
It is wrong to take advantage of your employees.





A Book to Read and Love: 12 Years a Slave by Solomon Northup - Summary & Review

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A short summary of the book 12 Years a Slave: The title says it all.

Questions I pondered while reading 12 Years a Slave: Where exactly did this slavery b.s. start?
Why is brutality so effective in dehumanization?
My thoughts about 12 Years a Slave: Harsh read.
Important read.
Read it so it doesn't get repeated.