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Charles Blow: How Expensive It Is to Be Poor

New York Times: Earlier this month, the Pew Research Center released a study that found that most wealthy Americans believed “poor people today have it easy because they can get government benefits without doing anything in return.” 90 more words

Culture

Tennessee students lose out on millions of dollars for college

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Samuel Noel is a student at the University of Memphis and knows finding money to pay for school isn’t always easy.

“It’s really rough,” Noel said. 259 more words

News

Killing Capitalism: Obama's Two-Faced Ideology

Between Amnesty, jobs, health care, free cell phones, internet and our porous border, Obama is giving away the store. His socialist ideology now includes two years of free tuition at your local community college and there is no end to his schemes of giving away America’s wealth. 346 more words

Politics

Tom Harkin Looks to Steal Pell Grant Money to Give to Student Loan Contractors

It’s a good thing this waste of human flesh is finally leaving the Senate after decades of living on the backs of the American people. (Thanks for the that, by the way, Iowa…) How does this dirtbag celebrate his retirement? 184 more words

Politics

Scholarship: National SMART Grant

The National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant, also known as the National Smart Grant is available during the third and fourth years of undergraduate study to full-time students who are eligible for the Federal Pell Grant and who are majoring in physical, life, or computer sciences, mathematics, technology, or engineering or in a foreign language determined critical to national security. 139 more words

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Student Blog: The Jordan Experience

Ever wondered what it would be like to sail across the sandy deserts of Arabia on the “Ships of the Desert” – or what you and I would call camels? 109 more words

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