The Grapes of Wrath
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Family Lives Without Money—By Choice—and Thrives

Family Lives Without Money—By Choice—and Thrives | The Grapes of Wrath | Scoop.it
A Berlin family of three has been living on practically nothing but love and the goodwill of others for more than two years and counting—not as a victims of the rough economy, but as activists who are on a money strike to protest what they call our “excess-consumption society.”

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Mr. Ziebarth - FVHS's insight:

The Joads are very generous with other families, even when such generosity isn't reciprocated.

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California is the least hospitable place to do business in America - Texas the best

California is the least hospitable place to do business in America - Texas the best | The Grapes of Wrath | Scoop.it

As Texas appeals to California's businesses, Golden State boosters can only make fart jokes.


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It was hard for the Joads to find work back then; California is struggling to hold on to jobs and businesses now.

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