[ klifs ]
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a series of pamphlets with summaries and basic analyses of works of literature, intended as study aids.
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The Social Justice Dictionary You Didn’t Know You NeededThe language we use to describe social justice changes just as quickly as our advancements do, and it can be hard to keep up. So, we've collected some of the terms and phrases that make up social justice, which is itself a catch-all phrase for movements that work toward greater equality.
Origin of Cliffs Notes
after Cliff Hillegass, founder of Cliffs Notes, Inc.
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