student debt

Whatever happened to an affordable college education?

“As U.S. college students?and their families?know all too well, the cost of a higher education in the United States has skyrocketed in recent decades…”

Author: Lawrence Wittner
Published in: The Yolo County Enterprise, Bainbridge Island Review, Porterville Recorder, Lassen County California Times, Daily Kos, ZNet, LA Progressive, War Is a Crime, The Mountain City Tennessee Tomahawk, Gilmer West Virginia Free Press, The Sierra County Prospect, Emmitsburg Maryland News-Journal
Date: 2019, June 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 21
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Today’s College Students Are Paying More for Less

“Despite the soaring costs of attending American colleges and universities, their students are receiving an education that falls far short of the one experienced by earlier generations…”

Lawrence Wittner
Published in: History News Network, Daily Kos, War is a Crime, Pagosa Daily Post, Bainbridge Island Review, Sky Valley Chronicle, Sierra County Prospect, LA Progressive, Counterpunch, The Sunburg News, History News Network, West Side Gazette, Charleston Gazette-Mail, Z Net, Rinf Alternative News, The Valley Chronicle, Popular Resistance, Medium
Date: September 9,10,11,12,13,16,September 13,16,2018
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Too broke to pay attention

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“When my son was struggling in his late 20s, I’d ask him how he was doing. “Too broke to pay attention,” was his quip.
Are we?”

Author: Tom H. Hastings
Published in: Counter Punch
Sierra County Prospect
Newberry Observer
Joplin Independent
Sierra County Prospect
Voice of the Ozarks
Valley Voice
The Glendive Ranger Review
Date: September 4,6,8,12,October 1,2015

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