The price of a college education, even at public universities, is out of control, causing many Americans to question whether college degrees pay off.
To get fair credit terms, students need to know their rights and mobilize. They can demand better terms through state-owned banks.
Higher education has been transformed from a public service into a lucrative cash cow for private investors.
The constitutional law expert and Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer discuss freedom of expression and the history of First Amendment rights.
Educators have a particular responsibility to address the growing assault on democracy under President Trump.
Veterans would get additional payments for completing science, technology and engineering courses.
Students are best prepared for a life of democratic citizenship when they study real-world applications close to home.