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Public Schools, The Next Megachurches?

February 3, 2015

he casual passerby strolling past Apopka High School on a Sunday morning would note a buzz of activity, unusual for a public school on a weekend. The sign lauding the local Chick-Fil-A as a “partner in education” is odd enough,…

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President Obama Prepared To Save Americans From GOP Congress

January 20, 2015

Wonks, policy nerds, and other political junkies are foaming at the mouth as they await President Barack H. Obama’s seventh State of the Union Address, his first since the Republican takeover of the House and Senate. The badly outnumbered Democrats…

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Three Reasons Why “ObamaCollege” is Probably Brilliant (But Might Not Be)

January 12, 2015

The Wall Street Journal apparently coined the term “ObamaCollege” to refer to Obama’s proposal to make the first two years of community college free for the nation, through a federal-states partnership, at colleges that submit to quality regulation and to…

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President Obama Proposes Free Community College Education For All

January 9, 2015

President Obama came out on Thursday with a winning proposition for the American people: he proposed that every student who maintains a certain level of hard work can have two years of community college education, absolutely free. The man was…

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When Billionaires Get Into The Education Game, It’s The Students Who Lose

December 8, 2014

In a report released on December 2, Zephyr Teachout, who ran a primary campaign earlier this year against Andrew Cuomo in the race for Governor of New York, documented a lobbying effort by hedge fund managers in this year’s elections…

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