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Where should I go for basic financial services?

Before you open an account for basic financial services such as checking and savings, you will need to determine where you will go for these services.   551 more words


Is It Legal for the Department of Education to Endorse Products?

When I worked in the U.S. Department of Education in the early 1990s, there was a strict code of ethics. The Inspector General’s office scrutinized every employee and transaction for any hint of personal or commercial gain. 208 more words


"Not for profit" - a phrase fast losing any meaning!

Not for profit organisations – what good do they do?

All year I have been speaking with institutes and associations from the ABI and IA through the PLSA and PMI to ICAEW, ICAS and ACCA . 1,027 more words


For-Profit Corporatized Education Gains a Foothold in the Phillipines

Because the government of the Phillipines has not invested in public education, multinational corporations are moving in to supply private education for the poor. Pearson and another corporation called the Ayala Group have moved in to fill the vacuum. 535 more words

Education Industry

The New Plan for Monetizing Public Education

The new frontier for so-called reformers: monetizing public education. That is, making a profit from the classrooms, skimming off money that should go to children, to reducing class size, to the arts. 350 more words

Education Industry

Linsey McGoey: The Gates Foundations and The New Gospel of Wealth

This is a must-read article by Linsey McGoey in Jacobin magazine about the big foundations–especially Gates–and how they use their alms for for-profit companies and start-ups. 568 more words

Education Reform