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The Student Loan Catastrophe…

From the Nation ofMay 21, 2012… http://www.occupystudentdebtcampaign.org/ http://www.democracynow.org/2012/4/25/1_t_day_as_us_student http://studentloansblog.nextstudent.com/2011/12/13/occupy-student-debt-campaigns-student-loan-default-pledge-falters/ http://www.thenation.com/article/167690/end-student-debt Advertisements

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For the Student Loan, College Costs, and Education in Crisis Chapter(s)…

An article by: Marian Wang is a reporter for ProPublica, covering education and college debt. She has been with ProPublica since 2010, first blogging about a variety of accountability issues. http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/28053-new-york-state-official-raises-alarm-on-charter-schools-and-gets-ignored More on this subject… http://www.propublica.org/article/colleges-flush-with-cash-saddle-poorest-students-with-debt

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Education chapter…

http://www.alternet.org/education/brave-new-films-college-and-university-sports-programs-are-increasing-student-debt

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For the Education and Econ. Chapters…

While reading Krugman today… the Canadian Liberal Party’s plan…https://www.liberal.ca/files/2015/10/A-new-plan-for-a-strong-middle-class.pdf The new 2016 “Mayday Plan” https://mayday.us/the-plan/ Chomsky on “precarity” and the subversive corporatization of the American University environment: http://www.alternet.org/corporate-accountability-and-workplace/chomsky-how-americas-great-university-system-getting And the same is true in universities. In the past 30 or

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A great piece for the “Higher Education Disgrace” Chapter(s)…

http://www.commondreams.org/views/2015/10/26/higher-education-capitalism-its-most-despicable Winner-take-all capitalism has taken over higher education. The winners are in the administrative offices.

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Student Loan Chapter…

http://www.fastcompany.com/1789018/demographics-occupy-wall-street Longtime student and observer of the erosion of US Democracy and extreme narrowing of opportunity structure for far too many of us. I believe the energy and seeds planted by OWS must evolve into a broad organized and largely

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For the “Student Loan Debacle” and “Out of Control College Costs” Chapters…

Alex Seitz-Wald, “Coming soon: Hillary Clinton’s student debt plan,” MSNBC.com, April 28, 2015. “Clinton Campaign Manager Embraces Debt-Free College,” ProgressiveTVvideo, May 6, 2015. Sam Levine, “Democrats Introduce Resolution Calling For Debt-Free Public College,” HuffingtonPost.com, April 21, 2015. Bernie Sanders Press

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For the Student Loan Bubble and other Chapters…

http://www.commondreams.org/news/2015/05/04/we-refuse-be-pawns-student-debt-strikers-slam-education-department by Deirdre Fulton, Staff Writer However, the call for student debt forgiveness stretches far beyond those who have fallen prey to for-profit education schemes. As Campaign for America’s Future co-founder Roger Hickey notes in a blog post Monday, a

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For the “Student Loan Debacle” chapter…

Quotes from http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/04/24/navient-government-investigations_n_7131914.html?ref=topbar “In a Wednesday speech, Richard Cordray, who oversees the federal consumer bureau, said that with some 8 million Americans in default on a student loan, “strengthening student loan servicing is essential to getting this growing problem under

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Corrected link for previous post…

http://www.theatlantic.com/…college–tuition-free…/273801/

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