Posts Tagged ‘privitization’

September 25th, 2016 - 1:46 am § in Donald Trump, Misc.


Trump’s Humble beginnings.[...]

August 24th, 2015 - 10:14 am § in Misc.

Core Curricuum: Scrapping History??

Curriculum focus on core skills NATASHA BITA History and geography will be scrapped as separate subjects in the new national primary curriculum.[...]

February 26th, 2015 - 10:22 pm § in Misc.



February 2nd, 2015 - 4:15 pm § in America, Schools & Colleges

Wisconsin Moves to Privatize Its Universities

The Privatization of Higher Education Governor (and likely Presidential candidate) Scott Walker announces  ($300,000,000 of cuts to Wisconsin higher education, offering in exchange greater “independence” from state regulation. What this is likely to mean is staff and faculty layoffs, tu[...]

December 10th, 2014 - 11:43 am § in Hypocrisy

New (Re)Public RIP

 Mike James from Facebook Addendum to The New Republic shakeup – editors and writers resigning after kid owner (Chris Hughes of Facebook millions) brings in new boss who says he’s into “breaking shit” and imagines the old and honorable mag as a “vertically integrated d[...]

November 15th, 2014 - 3:18 am § in America, Politics

How Detroit Could Have Been Saved

cleanliness is an essential part of surving a debacle.  from 1954        [...]

October 6th, 2014 - 12:30 pm § in Schools & Colleges

New Term Starts in Germany .. WITH NO TUITION!


September 30th, 2014 - 6:06 pm § in Schools & Colleges

Student Debt

This past April, facing the prospect of three 20-page papers due in the same week, Indiana University East student Harmony Glenn had a panic attack in the school library. “I couldn’t breathe, and my chest felt tight,” she said. “I was asking myself, ‘Do I push forward…or do I cut my loss[...]

April 3rd, 2014 - 10:09 am § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: A Trillion Dollars Taken from American Economy

US companies’ overseas cash hits $947bn Funds held outside US to avoid domestic tax bills[...]

March 27th, 2014 - 11:41 pm § in Misc.

Why is the UW Going Private?

Over at the AAUP. Amy Hogopian has posted this thoughtfull letter.  I am not sure how the letter relates to search for yet another administrator, but I do wonder about her comments about privatization.  If PCE is supposed to be self supporting, why shouldn’t the UW treat it like the Athletic[...]