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How Big Corporations Are Starving Public Schools of Billions of Dollars

Corporations make trillions off education yet don't pay their fair share.
Corporations make trillions off education yet don't pay their fair share.
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Jeb Bush's and Bill Clinton's Boasts of Economic Growth Based on Market Bubbles That Burst

The good times rolled until they crashed and burned.
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One In Eight Americans Burdened By Student Loan Debt, Including 700,000 Seniors

Student debt follows some elderly Americans to the grave.
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Neil deGrasse Tyson: "Ignorance is a virus. Once it starts spreading, it can only be cured by reason. For the sake of humanity, WE must be that cure."

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Whoa, Pentagon Influences TV Shows Like 'American Idol'? New Documents Show Scary Collaboration

The military is everywhere in our arts and entertainment looking for a way to promote its public relations agenda.
The military is everywhere in our arts and entertainment looking for a way to promote its public relations agenda.
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P. is OK ..its like a cousin to the particular
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Debunking One of the Most Pernicious Pot Myths

A cannabis overdose has never killed anyone -- much less a child.
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A cannabis overdose has never killed anyone -- much less a child.
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Not-so fun fact Brought to you by the prison industrial complex
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And they don't have space left in prisons.
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Hilarious Key & Peele Sketch Shows What It Would Be Like if Teachers Were Treated Like Star Athletes (VIDEO)

A wonderfully leveled satire at our out-of-whack priorities.
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Hedge Funds Tell Puerto Rico: Lay Off Teachers and Close Schools to Pay Us Back

Report says government had been ‘massively overspending on education’ despite spending only 79% of US average per pupil.
Report says government had been ‘massively overspending on education’ despite spending only 79% of US average per pupil.
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Oh good grief. This is the opposite of what they need to do.
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Bernie Sanders' Great Response on Racism and Inequality

He linked police violence against individuals to “the violence of economic deprivation” visited upon the same communities of color.

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He linked police violence against individuals to “the violence of economic deprivation” visited upon the same communities of color.
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Hear that, Tea Party?
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+Jacob. You didn't, and that's not the issue. The problem is that you point to conservative behaviours and call them Libertarian-- this is the issue. The gilded age did indeed have regulation, regulation of the kind that made it so the police could be the cronies of a corporate power whose workers were on strike. This is a very different thing than no regulation. The problem is that you assume certain regulations qualify as being no regulations at all, which is very misrepresentative. Much like how liberals outcry conservative military spending as a budgetary issue, but deny such an issue with the entitlements, and vice versa.

That isn't true, and is logically fallacious. You can't retain a monopoly unless it is physically impossible for a new business to enter an industry-- something which can only happen by and through regulations. The gilded age shows big companies with small competition. While this is an evil which has a real source, this is not an evil in the sense you think, nor is it a monopoly.

Fair, regarding hands off approaches being a policy. Your latter claim is inaccurate though; the Libertarian platform is strongly opposed to how money-controlled politics is, not to mention other issues such as gerrymandering. You clearly think the "libertarians" in the republican party represent all libertarians, which is false.

Excuse me, but I was attempting to specify a particular claim I hadn't directly addressed yet there. Yes, libertarianism is lassez faire with economics. But that doesn't mean they oppose the existence of any regulations at all. Your accusation of me implying you equated anarchism with libertarianism is strange, as I do no such thing.
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In case you missed it, it's worth reminding Jamie Dimon of reality

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Alan Grayson will, he's wanted to audit the Fed since he got elected and he's running for senate
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