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"Congratulations, You All Just Flunked Life": The Graduation Speech Harvard Will Never Permit

Dr. Ali Binazir | Posted 05.27.2016 | Education
Dr. Ali Binazir

Last week, as graduation season came rolling around, I thought to myself, "What if a commencement address at an elite college actually told the truth? What would that sound like?" So I decided to record that speech.

Prison Spending Bleeds the Education System

Ben Jealous | Posted 06.07.2011 | Politics
Ben Jealous

During the last two decades, state spending on prisons grew by 127%, six times the rate of spending on higher education. Policymakers should be able to propose sentencing reform without fear of being labeled "soft on crime."