similarly universities whether for profit or non profit are built around the bottom line of the institution an
Similarly, universities, whether for profit or “non-profit,” are built around the bottom line of the institution and growing it. For the student — and the parent — cost is a factor, weighed incalculably, against future potential earning and a variety of other factors. 3/x
as a society from congress to colleges to lenders to interest groups to parents we tell our young people they
As a society, from Congress to colleges to lenders to interest groups to parents, we tell our young people they need to go to college and then buy a house to be financially secure. That *can* be true, but it’s always true for banks, colleges, etc. For kids, opposite often occurs.
maybe i missed it in the policy proposals but i seem to only see massive efforts to forgive tuition debt or va
Maybe I missed it in the policy proposals, but I seem to only see massive efforts to forgive tuition debt or vanquish it for future generations. What I don’t see is much of an effort to restrain skyrocketing tuition costs that are out of line with the value of degrees. Why not?
im realizing more that maybe i need to show the math on not being able to assume people will look at her and u
“I’m realizing more that maybe I need to show the math” — @KamalaHarris on not being able to assume people will look at her and understand her experiences (and, at least implicitly, the commonality of experience she shares with constituencies affected by discrimination).
what gets lost is the way that bidens use of eastland misses major points first he was using eastland to sugge
@MrWalterShapiro @1PatriciaMurphyW @Ocasio2018hat gets lost is the way that Biden’s use of Eastland misses major points. First, he was using Eastland to suggest he didn’t think like the arch-racist of his own time in the Senate, which is true. But also to suggest their intersection was not on civil rights, which is false.
my 7 year old may get to have walk up music for a baseball tournament today any good suggestions thinking abou
My 7-year-old may get to have walk-up music for a baseball tournament today. Any good suggestions? Thinking about Bad, Bad LeRoy Brown (since he likes the song and no one pays attention to the storyline).
not sure how will end up faring in the presidential but one thing thats clear from conversations ive had with
Not sure how will end up faring in the presidential, but one thing that’s clear from conversations I’ve had with him, interviewing him and reading his book: he’s operating at a different intellectual level — a much higher one — than the vast majority of politicians
spokesman for alliance of native american tribes says trump s commentary smacks of racism and president should
Spokesman for alliance of Native American tribes says Trump's commentary "smacks of racism" and president should "stop using our historical people of significance as a racial slur against one of his opponents."