Where does all that tuition/fee/book & supply money end up going?
To the highly overpaid professors that have five assistants do their "teaching" for them as they are too busy dictating a book using their government grants.
To the athletic department many head coaches are paid a seven figure salary and are overloaded with assistant coaches.
To the president, board of directors, and overblown staff making outragous salaries for life.
Don't forget the millions of taxpayer dollars pumped in to support these "institutions".
All the bitching about student loans and NO ONE asks about lowering the costs of learning. Whatever little is left of the occupy movement should redirect their attention toward that cause. Whoops! that would require an onganized effort and actual research work.
Tuesday night, I appeared on the Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell to talk about Elizabeth Warren, the rise of progressives within the Democratic Party, and what this means for Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign. At one point in our discussion, the conversation turned to whether Bernie represents the closest thing to an Elizabeth Warren candidacy.
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