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Controversial For-Profit College Industry Using Your Tax Dollars to Support Romney Victory

David Halperin | Posted 01.01.2013 | Politics
David Halperin

As the truth catches up with the major for-profit colleges, it appears these companies are doubling down on a Mitt Romney victory as their last best hope to retain unquestioned access to a torrent of taxpayer money.

For-Profit Education: Value for Whom?

Jeremy Dehn | Posted 11.20.2012 | College
Jeremy Dehn

For-profit colleges' alleged support of increased accountability across all colleges and universities is yet another position that reeks of PR posturing by emphasizing some details at the expense of far more pertinent ones.

WATCH: #Occupying Art School

Posted 01.07.2012 | Arts

The Occupy movement, initially political in scope, has garnered a following in the art world by fighting against galleries' subservience to financial ...

Justice Department Enters Suit Against For-Profit Colleges

nytimes.com | TAMAR LEWIN | Posted 07.03.2011 | College

The Justice Department plans to intervene in a whistle-blower lawsuit charging that one of the nation's largest for-profit college companies, the Educ...

Goldman's For-Profit Colleges Battle Obama Crackdown

Mother Jones | Andy Kroll | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

It's a classic move by an industry player feeling the squeeze of pending regulation: Hire a lobbying firm to create the appearance of widespread oppos...