The Student Debt Crisis, Labor Market Credentialization, and Racial Inequality: How the Current Student Debt Debate Gets the Economics Wrong

As tuition has risen over the last several decades in the U.S., student loan debt has ballooned. Despite growing debt loads, federal policy encourages the use of loans for financing higher education, based on the assumption that student debt supports increased postsecondary attainment—and, in turn, improved outcomes for individuals and our economy as a whole.... … Continua a leggere The Student Debt Crisis, Labor Market Credentialization, and Racial Inequality: How the Current Student Debt Debate Gets the Economics Wrong

France sued for cimes against humanity over nuclear tests — News of the World

France will be facing the Hague-based International Criminal Court (ICC) for alleged crimes against humanity over a series of nuclear tests it had been conducting in the South Pacific for some three decades. A French Polynesian opposition leader said a complaint has already been filed to “hold all the living French presidents accountable for […] via … Continua a leggere France sued for cimes against humanity over nuclear tests — News of the World

Naufraghi

  di Fulvio Vassallo Paleologo* Alla fine, dopo una settimana di attesa in mare, ostaggio delle politiche europee di appoggio alla Guardia costiera libica, Malta ha accettato di trasbordare su un mezzo della sua marina militare i cinquantotto naufraghi soccorsi una settimana fa dalla nave Aquarius di SOS Mediterraneè a nord delle coste libiche e … Continua a leggere Naufraghi

Elemosina educativa — Il simplicissimus

Anna Lombroso per il Simplicissimus Ho sempre nutrito forti sospetti sul reddito di cittadinanza, elargito come una bracioletta buttata ai cani affamati, e che è sempre piaciuto invece alle marie antoniette, che l’assistenzialismo lo approvano se è compassionevole con gli Agnelli, i Riva, i De Benedetti, i Benetton, e che, anche fuori dai nostri angusti […] … Continua a leggere Elemosina educativa — Il simplicissimus

The Tsaatan People | Only 282 Left | Mongolia’s Disappearing Tribe — Edge of Humanity Magazine

https://player.vimeo.com/video/148994082?app_id=122963 Photographer Remi Chapeaublanc is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography. From the project ‘The Last Tsaatan’. To see Remi’s body of work click on any image. Tsaatan people are nomadic reindeer herders, straddling the border of Northern Mongolia. Amounting to no more than 282 people […] via The Tsaatan People | … Continua a leggere The Tsaatan People | Only 282 Left | Mongolia’s Disappearing Tribe — Edge of Humanity Magazine