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Landmark Supreme Court Case: Home Building and Loan Association v. Blaisdell (1934)

Home Building and Loan Association v. Blaisdell (1934) is the 59th landmark Supreme Court case, the 23rd in the Economics module, featured in the KTB Prep American Government and Civics series designed to acquaint users with the origins, concepts, organizations, and policies of the United States government and political system....

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Herbert C. Hoover: 31st Retrospective

“Whatcha got ain’t nothin new. This country’s hard on people, you can’t stop what’s coming, it ain’t all waiting on you. That’s vanity.” – Ellis, No Country for Old Men (2007) Herbert Hoover was one of the most respected men in America by the late 1920’s. After World War I...