Ronald Hart is a syndicated op-ed humorist, award-wining author and TV/radio commentator. His columns are carried in over forty newspapers and online publications including USA Today, Forbes, The Daily Caller, Orange County Register, Dallas News and Panama City News Herald.
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Higher education scam: The Clintons trump Trump
Because it is largely government-funded, higher education has become an overpriced and failing proposition, full of left-leaning political cronies. And bloated colleges with tenured professors who seek to indoctrinate, rather than educate, diminish our country.
H.L. Mencken said, "Government is a broker in pillage, and every election is like an advance auction on stolen goods." It's also the Clinton family business model.
Higher education fraud is built on student loan debt. Since any 18 year-old who can fog a mirror can now get a Sallie Mae loan, our nation has more student loan debt than credit card debt ($1.2 trillion, with 7 million debtors in default).
Parents' basements are full of millennials with tons of debt, and employers in a weak job market are unwilling to hire knuckleheads. If the tenets of free market economics were applied to education, kids would not be tenants in their parents' basements.
When you graduate from many colleges,...full column text
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