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A Fighting Chance
A Fighting Chance | Elizabeth Warren
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A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER An unlikely political star tells the inspiring story of the two-decade journey that taught her how Washington really worksand really doesn'tin A Fighting Chance As a child in small-town Oklahoma, Elizabeth Warren yearned to go to college and then become an elementary school teacheran ambitious goal, given her family's modest means. Early marriage and motherhood seemed to put even that dream out of reach, but fifteen years later she was a distinguished law professor with a deep understanding of why people go bankrupt. Then came the phone call that changed her life: could she come to Washington DC to help advise Congress on rewriting the bankruptcy laws? Thus began an impolite education into the bare-knuckled, often dysfunctional ways of Washington. She fought for better bankruptcy laws for ten years and lost. She tried to hold the federal government accountable during the financial crisis but became a target of the big banks. She came up with the idea for a new agency designed to protect consumers from predatory bankers and was denied the opportunity to run it. Finally, at age 62, she decided to run for elective office and won the most competitiveand watchedSenate race in the country. In this passionate, funny, rabble-rousing book, Warren shows why she has chosen to fight tooth and nail for the middle classand why she has become a hero to all those who believe that America's government can and must do better for working families.
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BarbaraTheBibliophage
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1. My most recent 5-star is tagged. It‘s been a #starstingy year.
2. Always crunchy
3. Both. I love nothing more than sunrise at the ocean, but most times I‘d pick sunset.
4. New HVAC for our house. Or a trip to Barcelona. Tough call!
5. Third, except for learning the multiplication tables

#friyayintro @howjessreads

Amandajoy I didn‘t even think about travel. I‘d like to amend my answer to plane tickets & hotel rooms for our trip next year. 6mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage @Amandajoy So many choices!! 6mo
Rachel_nyc I just posted mine and went with trip to Paris for #4. 6mo
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BarbaraTheBibliophage @Rachel_nyc Perfect—you can stay somewhere posh with that budget. Or stay a long time!! 6mo
Rachel_nyc @BarbaraTheBibliophage Exactly my thoughts. I even have the perfect boutique hotel in the 9th in mind! 6mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage @Rachel_nyc Bon voyage! 🇫🇷 6mo
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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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@MelissaSue81 I enjoyed this one, I think it really benefited by being written years ago, before she was even remotely considering running for President. It made it more personal and honest, at least to me.

#ReadTheCandidates

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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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So far my favorite of #ReadTheCandadites. It covers her early life, marriage, teaching, through when Washington came to her for expertise during the financial meltdown. It follows her life as she began to be more public about fighting for A Fighting Chance for everyone up until her run for Senate. It‘s a great candidate read, but also a great read for an insight into Washington from an outsider POV and into the forces that caused the meltdown.

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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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😂 wow that seems incredibly prescient ...if only she knew what would pass as “just locker room talk” a few years after she wrote this 🙄

#ReadTheCandidates

audraelizabeth I'm ashamed that he is from my state. I personally have never voted for him and I'm glad i haven't. 7mo
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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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manifestsanity Warren 2020! Nevertheless, she persists. 7mo
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“So I figured: Too bad. Too damn bad. If a bunch of senators were going to pick the banks over families, then the American public had a right to know. And if we didn‘t win, we could at least make one hell of a stink.”

Funny to read that now, knowing where she is today.

#ReadTheCandadites

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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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🙊This is why we can‘t have nice things🙈

MelissaSue81 Yes, I thought her book was fantastic, but disheartening! 7mo
Trollkonstnaren Facts like this keep me awake at night and make wonder "what is wrong with peopke" ? 7mo
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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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I love these finding her feet stories (the bad news from Dan stories) it‘s great to get a peek before she was running and/or familiar with Washington to see how she learned the ropes to navigate the quagmire that is inside Washington.

It‘s such a different feel than the other #ReadTheCandidates books I‘ve read, that are all looking back at their success on current issues, it‘s refreshing to hear her talk about the process, even when it‘s bad.

BarbaraTheBibliophage She feels like a “real person“ to me, unlike some more “career politicians“ on the list. I'm a WAY bigger fan since reading this book. 7mo
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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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🤦‍♀️

BarbaraTheBibliophage And this just pisses me off. Legislators are so afraid they don't know enough, that they trust the people giving them buckets of money. That's wrong on so many levels! 7mo
AnneCecilie You read a lot of books that make me angry, but in a good way 😊 Is this a memoir? 7mo
Riveted_Reader_Melissa @AnneCecilie Yes it is! It covers her up until she ran for Senate. It was published in 2014, so it‘s a little more involved than the other #ReadTheCandidates books I‘ve been trying to squeeze in this year. It‘s focus is more how she got sucked into politics from teaching, and the financial meltdown and what was done, both right & wrong. It‘s very enlightening! So make you mad, but you learn a lot! 7mo
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AnneCecilie @Riveted_Reader_Melissa Then this seems like something I must check out. I‘m stacking 7mo
Riveted_Reader_Melissa @AnneCecilie Sorry to grow your TBR pile, but I hope you learn lots too. 7mo
AnneCecilie @Riveted_Reader_Melissa The ever growing tbr.... the curse of a reader 😉 There is no doubt in my mind that I will, I feel like I learn just from your excerpts 7mo
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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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LauraJ Guess she found a haircut that works! I love her! 7mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage When I fell down the YouTube rabbit hole after reading the book, I saw her on a show saying “oh, yes I remember that hearing. It was when I used to dye my hair brown.“ And then she went on to respond to the content of the video. 😜 7mo
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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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Oh geez...we don‘t want the banks to overwhelm themselves foreclosing on people.

Finally I have the answer to a question I often wondered, why didn‘t they bail out and help homeowners who were being foreclosed on more...🤦‍♀️🙄🤬

BarbaraTheBibliophage Yup. SOB's. 7mo
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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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Love that quote! Because I feel that way often... if it‘s for one group it‘s an incentive, it‘s great, it will boost the economy....for the other half it‘s a giveaway and an entitlement and they are unworthy. What we give away as a tax cut for the wealthy, we could not possibly give to the 99% in say education, healthcare, infrastructure, etc.

The hypocrisy drives me crazy too.🤦‍♀️

Chrissyreadit 🙌🙌🙌👏👏👏 7mo
BeckyMerilatt Yes. 7mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage I tried to read every word in the settlement papers when my ex and I bought our first house (1993). The people from the settlement company were pissed at the time I spent. And my ex thought I was an idiot for doing it. (That behavior didn't help our marriage.) But my dad taught me to read contracts thoroughly, and what are mortgage docs but a giant contract? No one EVER reads every word of them. Ever. So it just makes me livid when I hear this. 7mo
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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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...”acquire smaller companies. Even if it means entering shaky or unprofitable markets. Do it anyway, so you can grow, grow, grow. And then - here‘s the important part-borrow from everyone else to finance all that growth.

Why? Because a financial company that was truly gigantic and owed lots of money to lots of other big companies would be so important to the economy as a whole that the government would not let it fail.”

jchawkins Boom. 7mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage Yeah. A big light bulb went off over my head when I heard this! 7mo
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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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She‘d been warned, but nevertheless she persisted!

So funny this was written years BEFORE that became a line about her after trying to read a Coretta Scott King letter into the record.

BarbaraTheBibliophage Yaaaaas! Thank goodness she didn't listen to Larry. 7mo
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BarbaraTheBibliophage Bad investment behavior—using MY taxpayer dollars. 7mo
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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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When her Twitter matches what you are currently reading. 🔥

Megabooks I think she‘s my favorite right now. 7mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage Amen sistah. 7mo
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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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Sorry, I feel like I‘m posting most of this chapter.... but the “sophisticated financial institutions” should have known better.

BarbaraTheBibliophage Haha. It's good to post all of these quotes. Inquiring minds want to know! 7mo
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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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“Okay, so our authorities were limited. No ability to subpoena witnesses. no power to blow a whistle to stop the flow of money if we thought something shady was going on. And there was no requirement that the secretary of the Treasury explain his strategy to us.”

^When Washington came calling the next time, during the financial meltdown.

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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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It really hurts to read this now, know there were people there who saw the writing on the wall and the troubles coming, but no one was listening to all the warning signs even though some were screaming it loudly.

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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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...”stopped happening in the 1970‘s. For the middle class, wages (adjusted for inflation) has remained stagnant for an entire generation.

Other things being equal, the middle class might have made it through-no richer than their parents, but no poorer either. But other things weren‘t equal, because costs went up for stuff that was a lot harder to live without, like health care and education.”

So stopping buying the story about lazy GenX Y or Z

wanderinglynn Yes, it‘s harder to get ahead when wages, for the most part, have remained relatively stagnant, but cost of living keeps exponentially increasing. 7mo
Riveted_Reader_Melissa @wanderinglynn Exactly... but I‘m already hearing the comments about how lazy the younger generation is about wanting help with college loans, etc.... the memes and commercials are already starting...trying to make it an Us versus a lazier them. 7mo
wanderinglynn Oh I know! People who are all, “they borrowed the money, they should pay it back” drives me mad. These kids are stuck between a hard place and a harder place. You can‘t get a job without a college degree, but college has become ridiculously expensive. You can‘t “shop” for more competitive rates (like you can for a car or home mortgage). You can‘t refinance student loans (at least not easily). So they‘re stuck. 7mo
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wanderinglynn And a trillion dollars in student loan debt. Think how the economy might boom if all those funds were free to do things like buy houses, invest in the stock market, buy a car. (edited) 7mo
Riveted_Reader_Melissa @wanderinglynn I‘m at the part now where she‘s discussing the same thing but about the money used in the bank bailouts. Very frustrating! 7mo
wanderinglynn I clearly need to read this book! Thanks for sharing it. 👍🏻👍🏻 7mo
Riveted_Reader_Melissa @wanderinglynn You are welcome! I read The Big Short a few years ago, equally enlightening, but she‘s much better at explaining it in everyday understandable language. 7mo
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This book so completely outlines the buildup to the financial collapse, and all before it happened. And also all because the government was listening to the banks instead of the experts.

audraelizabeth I know for a fact as the daughter of a bank employee, the government doesnt admit that they mandated banks make subprime mortgages knowing what the end result would be. The government still makes banks justify every denial and why they arent lending to more minorities which in a rural, predominately white area is a tad hard. 7mo
Riveted_Reader_Melissa @audraelizabeth I believe it, in this she chronicles how they created a commission to study the bankruptcy issue, and while the study was going on the big banks wrote their own policy and shopped it around, and eventually theirs is the one that passed and became law. So there is a lot of shenanigans going on behind the scenes between the big banks and government...that I‘m sure are hurting little banks and people equally. It seems to work the.... 7mo
Riveted_Reader_Melissa ...same way between big businesses and government too, with policies that hurt both small businesses and individuals. 7mo
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audraelizabeth @Riveted_Reader_Melissa Agreed, I live near a Dupont plant that made teflon and the things they were and are allowed to do is insane to me. When water eats through a faucet in just a few years. 7mo
Riveted_Reader_Melissa @audraelizabeth I think it‘s all the same problem, the big mega-companies (banks included) are hiring the lobbyists and writing the laws to make life easiest and most profitable for them, and who cares about the consequences to the average citizen or small business....anything that happens to them was their own fault...they were too lazy, not smart enough, why‘d they live there, etc , etc. the rules are stacked against them, but when they fail.. 7mo
Riveted_Reader_Melissa ...they get blamed and the big banks/farms/companies get bailed out. So for them the system keeps working, while everyone else declares bankruptcy, closes, etc 7mo
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GlassAsDiamonds I‘m loving these quote pages (and they‘ve tipped me into buying the book when I was slightly on the shelf!) but full confession... my first thought was “OMG SHE UNDERLINED IN PEN” 😂🤦🏻‍♀️😂🤦🏻‍♀️😂🤦🏻‍♀️😂 7mo
Riveted_Reader_Melissa @GlassAsDiamonds 😂I understand completely, rest assured it was all done with the app marking up the photo of the page, not the actual page! I‘ve been trying to #ReadTheCandidates and this one is my favorite so far, I think because it was written way before she was a candidate or even thinking of being one. 7mo
GlassAsDiamonds @Riveted_Reader_Melissa 🤣🤣🤣🤣☺️☺️ It looks so real!! (I have a friend who *cannot* spoil TV or movies, drivers her husband and I crazy but I simply cannot underline in books in pen!!!). I‘m actually glad to hear it pre-dates her candidacy, somehow it makes me feel like it would be more honest? Not sure that even makes sense! Will look out for your review when you‘re done! 😊😊😊 7mo
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Riveted_Reader_Melissa @GlassAsDiamonds Yes, this book was published in 2014, and she actually has a bunch published about this subject that are even further back, because she‘s been studying it for years. 7mo
Riveted_Reader_Melissa @GlassAsDiamonds I just used the Litsy photo editor when I added my photo. 7mo
GlassAsDiamonds @Riveted_Reader_Melissa I have no idea how you managed to get the lines so straight and looking so much like pen but... THATS A SKILL!!! 😂😂😂 7mo
Riveted_Reader_Melissa @GlassAsDiamonds Lots of practice, plus I can just delete the lines and redraw when they go wonky until I get them right. 😉😂 7mo
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BarbaraTheBibliophage
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Elizabeth Warren is a fighter, whether in her personal life or for middle class Americans. From the very beginning of her law career, she‘s been researching and making a difference for regular folks like you and me. I appreciated how she discussed complex economic concepts without being snoozy, or making me feel dumb. Very authentic. 4.5 stars

Full review http://www.TheBibliophage.com
#thebibliophage2019
#nonfictionbuddyread
#readthecandidates

Riveted_Reader_Melissa I‘m enjoying it too! She has a great way of making complex things very understandable and relatable. 7mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage @Riveted_Reader_Melissa I agree. I also appreciated how detailed her footnotes were—proves she‘s not just pulling her campaign positions from someone else‘s playbook (or from thin air). 7mo
Riveted_Reader_Melissa @BarbaraTheBibliophage What I also like about this one, is it was obviously written long before she was planning to run, so it feels more personal than some of those that put out a book at the same time they were running, they seem to be a bit less personal and more outlining their qualifications and platform/policy plans...this one comes across much more personal. 7mo
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BarbaraTheBibliophage @Riveted_Reader_Melissa Well said and I absolutely agree. 7mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage @Riveted_Reader_Melissa I also thought Mayor Pete‘s was more personal. Definitely not Sanders. 7mo
Riveted_Reader_Melissa @BarbaraTheBibliophage Agreed, Kamala Harris was similar to his....personal, but I felt like they were just sharing the parts of their story that frame their electability. This one is a bit more personal, and includes heartache and tears....not something Presidential candidates usually share. They tend to steer away from things too vulnerable. 7mo
4thhouseontheleft I really liked this book when I read it a few years ago, and learned a lot from it. I really admire Warren. 7mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage @Riveted_Reader_Melissa Again, that‘s just how I feel. The candidacy-oriented books have to be taken with a big grain of salt. But any memoir is an engineered history, and not the complete story. 7mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage @4thhouseontheleft I admire her too. She‘s followed a different path than so many of the 2020 candidates. It makes her more like me than most politicians also, and that‘s something I value. (edited) 7mo
jamicuns Well this just went on my to-read pile bc of your review. I‘m excited. 7mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage @jamicuns Yay! I hope you find it as interesting as I did! 7mo
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BarbaraTheBibliophage
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Found the audio of this on Hoopla, and I‘m glad I have the hardback (bought on the cheap) too. Loving her story and ideas already. And I remember seeing her on Jon Stewart way back when, and thinking “I finally understand these issues!” This is my 4th for #readthecandidates !

#nfbuddyread

Riveted_Reader_Melissa I think that was the first time I saw her too! And yes, I immediately understood what she was trying to explain about the banking crisis then. 7mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage @Riveted_Reader_Melissa Funny thing we have the same memory! You‘re going to love this book. 👊🏻 7mo
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Elizabeth Warren's policy initiatives are crushing it. She speaks truth to corrupt power. I am a fervent supporter of her campaign for president. She is outspoken, whip smart, and takes no shit. This autobiography is an inspiring portrait of a college dropout who became a Harvard professor, the daughter of a janitor who became a senator. I am so excited for her candidacy and hope ya'll dig in. 2020 is right around the corner! The future is now.

Weaponxgirl Is she the one who‘s refusing to do Fox News townhall events? (I‘m a Brit excuse the ignorance) because everything that was said about that was amazing! 8mo
Blaire I agree. She is wonderful!! Thoughtful policies, really looking out for those who most need help. 8mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage Great review. I‘m not far along in her book, but I‘m loving it! 7mo
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LoverofLit
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I didn't know much about Warren, besides that she's fiery and down on big banks, but I was pleasantly surprised. I really enjoyed getting to know her in this book. She grew up poor in Oklahoma and went to college against her parents wishes because she felt the drum beat of NEEDING to learn. I relate so much to that. She really cares about the individuals who make up America and she wants the best for the middle class. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ #ReadTheCandidates

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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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The list for #ReadTheCandidates keeps growing, and I have to say this LIST, dated today, is already out of date @MelissaSue81

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.vox.com/platform/amp/policy-and-politics/2019/3...

And on that note, I have Harris and Buttigieg up next for me from the library.

MelissaSue81 Ahh! Yes. I have to update mine as well. Next up for me is Kirsten Gillibrand. My hold should be in any day. 11mo
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Born.A.Reader
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Went to my happy place today with daughter, my best friend and her kids. Found all of this for $15!! Plus 3 unpictured books for my mini me. Authors include Jean Plaidy, Jenny Colgan, Lauren Denton, Lisa Wingate, Alison Weir and Ellen Marie Wiseman.

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Book 2 for my #ReadTheCandidates challenge. Confession: I didn‘t care much for Elizabeth Warren prior to reading this book. I didn‘t know much about her positions or her work and I hadn‘t really liked what I had seen of her speaking. This book really changed my mind!! She truly cares about her constituents and the ways people are hurt financially by greedy banks and lenders. She is also extremely smart and has oodles of life experience

MyNamesParadise Admittedly her voice annoyed me a lot before I listened to the audiobook of This Fight is Our Fight and she narrates it! It made me become a huge Warren fan! She‘s passionate and she cares! 12mo
Riveted_Reader_Melissa Yes, I‘ve liked her since I first saw her on The Daily Show, long before she was a politician. She had been on then fighting against the big banks and talking to him after the financial collapse in favor of more meaningful regulation....I think because of that stance she isn‘t very popular with the status quo powers that be, and probably never will be. 12mo
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MelissaSue81
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Book 2 for my #ReadTheCandidates challenge. Confession: I didn‘t care much for Elizabeth Warren prior to reading this book. I didn‘t know much about her positions or her work and I hadn‘t really liked what I had seen of her speaking. This book really changed my mind!! She truly cares about her constituents and the ways people are hurt financially by greedy banks and lenders. She is also extremely smart and has oodles of life experience

saresmoore I‘ve read some of Warren‘s books (though not this one) and I like her writing style, her principles, her compassion, and her down-to-earth attitude. By contrast, I didn‘t make it very far in Kirsten Gillibrand‘s memoir-ish 12mo
CoffeeK8 I love this idea! 12mo
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MelissaSue81
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On a Roll with my #ReadTheCandidates Books. She has a newer book than this that I think will be more about her platform but this one is about herself and her beginnings in Washington.

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daniwithtea
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Ugh. After the Gillibrand book that was so engaging, this was as dry as the desert. I didn‘t even make it through the first chapter. :/

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May I suggest this as a palatable chaser for everyone that read F&F? Warren is our very own Mr. Smith in Washington and her intelligence, positivity, and sheer grit are always inspiring to me. I'll have to read This is Our Fight soon. Add it to the mental TBR for when I feel downtrodden.

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ocdIrene
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Another non-book post. Sorry, I'm being super productive today so I can watch the James Comey show tomorrow morning. The Elizabeth Warren action figure Kickstarter has been fully funded. If you'd like your own, pledge $19 plus S&H. I had to get one to pair with my Bernie action figure. #ShePersisted

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/fctry/elizabeth-warren-action-figure/descri...

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NovelGirl82
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I just had to show someone my new workout gear that I just ordered (except mine's purple!)!! #shepersisted

Dweezlepip I LOVE it! 3y
NovelGirl82 Thanks! I had to have it. They have a pullover, too, that I'll probably be getting at some point. 3y
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kspenmoll
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#MarchintoReading#FemaleSuperhero @RealLifeReading #ElizabethWarren
Cannot thank this female superhero of a woman enough for all she has done for women & our nation.

ocdIrene Love her💜💜💜 3y
Megabooks 🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻 3y
ValerieAndBooks Good choice!! 3y
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UnabridgedTomes
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@strandbookstore I ❤️ you.

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BookishFeminist Great list! Thanks for posting and tagging me. :) 3y
whatthelog Omg love this! 3y
KVanRead @BookishFeminist @whatthelog Glad you liked it! Some favorites and some more for my TBR☺️ 3y
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Suelizbeth She is my hero!!! 3y
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JayneChanger
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So today's #WithLoveBerkley is #badassheroines and I was gonna chose Carla Anderson from MLBuchman's "target engaged" but the cover was of the Hero. instead I chose a real live badass heroine author. #shepersisted

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FairyHighRoad
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I think we have our new rallying cry! 🙌🏻

ReadingSusan Yes! I love how things are turned around these days. 3y
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TirzahPrice
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Nevertheless, she persisted. #recommendsday

Riveted_Reader_Melissa This one's been on my TBR list and on my audible list for months... I have to read it ASAP....sadly that's probably not until next month sometime. 3y
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Schuhbox
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Nevertheless, she persisted...... 💕this woman!

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MeganMarieWrites
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This world needs more women like Senator Warren. May we all be like her in our daily lives....when the world tries to silence us, we persist.

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CallMeIshmael
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"Nevertheless she persisted" I am so glad my daughters have this woman. As a dad she makes me have hope for my girls.
#keepfighting #shepersisted #neverthlessShePersisted

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HotMessJess
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Nevertheless, she persisted.

An important reminder to women and girls everywhere. I just bought her book and the minute it arrives on my doorstep I'm dropping everything to read it.

#shepersisted #resist #myhero

SuperPunkNinja I never thought I'd love a Mitch McConnell quote so much! 3y
TheNextBook Yes! And this is everything! 3y
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❤❤❤❤❤

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