DeVos Archives

‘Harsh Punishment’ – Trump and DeVos Push Back of Student Protections Is Sending Black Kids to Jail

April 23, 2018

Shutdown of Texas Schools Probe Shows Trump Administration Pullback on Civil Rights By Annie Waldman ProPublica Beside a highway in Bryan, Texas, tucked between a motorcycle bar and the county jail, stands a low-slung, sprawling complex with tinted windows, sandstone walls…

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Trump, DeVos refuse to fully forgive debt of students screwed by bogus “for profit” colleges

October 28, 2017

Trump and DeVos are destroying the american public schooling and college system Tuition costs have been rising in the United States for a few decades now to the point where even in-state students can find themselves in tens of thousands…

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DeVos Rolls Back Campus Assault Guidance as GOP Proves They Hate Obama More than They Hate Rape

September 22, 2017

DeVos Makes The World A Safer Place…For Rapists Besty DeVos and the Republican party at large are busy proving to the world that they hate former President Barack Obama more than they hate rape. This is a party that would…

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DeVos’s Pick for Key Civil Rights Post Has Deeply Checkered Past on Race Issues

April 17, 2017

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos strikes again. Her pick for the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights is a woman who’s claimed she was discriminated against for being white. Civil Rights May Face A Setback Candice Jackson, an undergraduate student…

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Ed Secretary DeVos Moves Quickly to Hand Schools Over To the Koch Brothers, Heritage Foundation

March 17, 2017

Apparently it isn’t enough for Betsy DeVos to destroy the education system in her home state of Michigan by paying politicians copious amounts of money to honor her nefarious wishes and pass bills establishing charter schools and voucher programs. Noooo,…

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QUICK WORK: GOP Lawmaker Proposes Abolishing Dept of Education Hours After DeVos Confirmation

February 7, 2017

GOP Rep Thomas Massie Moves To Abolish Department Of Education Just hours after Betsy DeVos narrowly squeaked through confirmation and became the Secretary of Education, a GOP lawmaker introduced legislation to abolish the Department of Education. Hailing from Kentucky, GOP…

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Betsy DeVos Faces Unprecedented Opposition As GOP Senators Vow Block (VIDEO)

February 2, 2017

Trump’s Secretary of Education nominee Betsy DeVos got a two-for-one smackdown by two GOP senators who question her qualifications for leading the Department of Education. DeVos Now Faces Major Hurdles In a pair of back-to-back speeches Wednesday on the Senate…

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BREAKING: Betsy DeVos Appears To Have Plagiarized Confirmation Answers From Obama Official

January 31, 2017

Two Instances Of Apparent Plagiarism By Betsy DeVos Uncovered On Senate Questionnaire Secretary of Education nominee Betsy DeVos has been accused of plagiarizing two answers on her Senate questionnaire on the same day her confirmation moved a step forward out…

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Trump Using Blueprint For ‘Disaster Capitalism’, Warns Expert Who Literally Wrote The Book (VIDEO)

January 25, 2017

When Canadian author Naomi Klein wrote The Shock Doctrine, she argued that politicians — like Donald Trump, for instance — take advantage of natural disasters in order to impose predatory free-market tactics that benefit the interests of the elite. Trump…

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DeVos Disaster: Trump’s Education Pick Is So Bad She’s Uniting Bitter Enemies

January 20, 2017

Betsy DeVos Crosses The Education Debate Divide Betsy DeVos has one useful aspect. Trump’s secretary of education pick is such an unmitigated disaster that she’s uniting bitter enemies together as people finally cast politics aside and decide that our children…

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