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On Monday, Sen. Read more: Elizabeth Warren just unveiled a plan to make public colleges free for all Americans. Progressive activists have cheered on the candidate's plan, which would also expand grants for low-income students and significantly boost funding for historically black colleges and universities. But the proposal has also been critiqued by conservatives, moderate Democrats, and some education experts, who say it's too expensive and an insufficient fix for the rapidly-rising cost of college. Warren's free college plan is premised on the idea that education — kindergarten through college — should be a public good. But many conservatives don't believe the federal government should be responsible for higher education. And some conservative education experts argue that the government shouldn't incentivize Americans to get a college degree over another other form of higher education or training.
But there are some not-so-rosy sides to thinking about the future, such as considering the need for life insurance for college students. At a time when many young adults are entering school without a family or financial obligations, it may seem strange to consider a large life insurance policy. But what many parents and children do not think about is the situation where death could occur and large student loan bills could loom. In most cases, students heading off to college do not have a mortgage, a family to support or other financial obligations. In these cases, purchasing a large life insurance plan may seem strange.
In an appeal to younger voters, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a Democratic presidential candidate, has proposed wiping out student-loan debt for good for millions of Americans. The plan would also spur an economic stimulus that would increase homebuying and create new businesses, Warren argued. Read more: Apple, Google, and Netflix don't require employees to have 4-year degrees, and this could soon become an industry norm. What's worse is that despite low unemployment, a significant number of graduates are working low-paying jobs , and their wage growth has stalled for years. The crisis, as Warren said, has hit black and brown families harder than white families. World globe An icon of the world globe, indicating different international options.
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I never had the high-paying job or the company car. It took me over a decade to pay off my student loans. I never had to worry about where to dock my yacht to reduce my taxes. And I think it's that time. And I think if you just step aside and Mr. Romney can kind of take over.
Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. Join Goodreads. Quotes tagged as "student-loans" Showing of 5. If you want to see who is to blame for student debt, just look in the mirror. And if parents find themselves supporting kids beyond their college years, that is only, in the aggregate, a form of compensatory justice: the intergenerational transfer of wealth that should have been effected through taxation. It's not charity; it's an investment in the mental, intellectual, and social infrastructure of our country and our planet. Charity is something you give to corporations when they commit crimes of fraud and plunge the world into economic turmoil.