By: Inoljt, http://mypolitikal.com/
The rising cost of higher education is one of the main ailments affecting America. The earnings differential between those with college degrees and those without has become greater during this recession. This is because the recession hit jobs like construction, which don’t require a college degree, especially hard.
So as college becomes more expensive and more important, it becomes harder for the poor to climb the economic ladder. American inequality is a fundamental problem today, and the rising cost of college doesn’t help.
With this context in mind, I recently had the displeasure of reading one of the most heartless articles I’ve ever looked at.