Those Not-So-Pearly Gates

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If Bill and Melinda Gates and their "foundation" aren't evil, I don't know who or what is.Their cancer is infiltrating higher education.All they see is education is for job training, not for making people well-rounded, informed citizens.It is a recipe for disaster.The goal really is to limit higher education access. The roots of the Gates foundation's higher-education reform effort go back to 2006, when a $31-billion pledge from Warren Buffett doubled the size of the foundation and allowed it to expand its programs. The foundation hired Hilary Pennington, who had co-founded Jobs for the Future, to identify the most effective lever for increasing social mobility. . . .

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