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What’s Good For The For-Profit Colleges Is Good For America

As Barbara Ehrenreich noted in Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America, it can cost a hell of a lot to be poor. From residential motels that charge by the week (but don’t require a deposit)...

Prosperity, Education and Beat Generation All Return With New GI Bill

It was "only" 65 years ago when America seemed to be on the upswing, in large part because millions of World War II veterans got a paid college education and no-down low-interest mortgages. Less than five years after the...