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How Will Higher Education Fare in the National Elections?

BY BRIAN C. MITCHELL

Let the games begin.

As we watch the negotiated spectacle that will play out at both political conventions, these staged reality television moments will also be set against a backdrop of heightened social, cultural, racial, and economic tensions. 748 more words

Politics

Free college is actually f r e e e e e e🤑

Eighty-two percent (82%) of all adults recognize, too, that when politicians promise to make college tuition free, it means taxpayers will be paying that tuition. Just seven percent (7%) think it means college will really be free.

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Observations On Life

Education and Equality

After I’d put the “Free Tuition” post up I realized that linking minorities to community colleges in the Democrat draft (if U.S. community colleges are like Canada’s and those proliferating private colleges) offensive. 33 more words

Education

Free Tuition?

Is this the Democrat draft platform plank that Sanders was pleased about?

…We will make community college free, while ensuring the strength of our historically minority-serving institutions.

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Politics

Free Education For All, or Not

The School of Athens (detail). Fresco, Stanza della Segnatura, Palazzi Pontifici, Vatican.(1509) Raphael Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons.

In my article “The Sorority of The Disenchanted… 2,155 more words

Ontario

President proposes plan for free community college tuition

By Steven Hernandez on February 1, 2015

President proposes plan for free community college tuition

Earlier this month, President Obama proposed a $60 million plan that would enable individuals to attend up to two years of community college free of charge. 665 more words

Published Work

Teaching our children well

It is an article of faith in public-policy circles that pigs fly more reliably than do governments seeking to improve the educational systems under their aegis. 568 more words

Economy