What Does an Authoritarian Approach to Higher Education Look Like? Ask Trump and Brazil’s Bolsonaro

We can hear the authoritarian echoes in both Trump’s and Bolsonaro’s policies to lower higher education.

House Democrats To Introduce Bill To Make Two Year College Degrees Free

House Democrats are set to introduce the Aim Higher Act, which would reduce student debt and make community college degrees free through state and federal partnership.

Imagining the Wonderful Life Hillary Clinton Would Have Been Creating for America

Democrats and progressives of all stripes will need to paint a vivid portrayal of the wonderful life we might have been living with Hillary Clinton as President and the possibilities they can deliver if they achieve congressional majorities.

Opinion: Trump’s Ed. Secretary DeVos Made It Harder To Repay Student Loans

Betsy DeVos eliminated President Obama's policies to make student loan repayment easier and to prevent student loan recipients from defaulting.

Brian Kilmeade and Marco Rubio Agree That Science and Mathematics Have no Real Value

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Kilmeade and Rubio agree that Plato, the guy who founded the West's first institute of higher learning, should have been a welder

Hillary Clinton Shreds Scott Walker For Delighting In Harming College Students

At a campaign event in New Hampshire, Hillary Clinton shredded Scott Walker and the Republican Party for gleefully cutting funding to higher education.

GOP Governors Slash Education To Grow Their Ignorant Base 

Because Republicans depend on "the widespread ignorance of objective reality," their fascist threat to democracy is only succeeding due to the abundance of ignorance and gross stupidity of America's uneducated citizenry. Subsequently, Republicans are building on their success and slashing education funding at a record pace to produce an entire population of stupid conservative voters.

The Greedy Goals Behind The GOP’s Plot To Uneducate America

The Republican primary has revealed a troubling assault on higher education by Republicans who prefer investing in tax cuts for the wealthy and corporations instead of education.

Dumbing Us Down: The GOP’s Assault on Higher Education

The GOP has led a assault on higher education which has included restricting access, for-profit exploitation, and controlling curriculum.