The program gives millions to schools that disrupt rather than improve a system of public education that needs to serve all students.
"The time is long overdue to make public colleges and universities tuition-free and debt-free for working families."
“This decision aligns with Rutgers’ mission to advance public health and social justice.”
As Black and Latinx families experience disproportionate food insecurity, experts warn of famine in dozens of countries.
Her efforts to privatize public schools are being rolled out in state legislatures across the country.
"Giving Representative Greene the platform to spread dangerous dogma only rewards and normalizes this abhorrent behavior, places already vulnerable groups in danger, and further traumatizes survivors."
“He’s not Betsy DeVos, and every educator in America, or almost every educator, will be thrilled about that.”
“What do you call a billionaire who registered a $40 million, 164-foot yacht in the Cayman Islands to avoid $2.4 million in U.S. taxes, while undermining public schools? The worst Education Secretary in the history of America.”
lifting these financial burdens would help individual debt holders meet daily needs, reduce the racial wealth gap, and give a boost to the national economy.