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The radical corporate overhaul of NYC public schools is draining the soul from education and reducing learning to a series of standardized tests and progress reports.

The Dangerous Book for Boys does no boy a favor by resuscitating the Anglo-imperial manly ideals. And what about girls?

Corrupt college administrators have sold out students and buried them in a mountain of debt.

Guilt-ridden mothers send ailing kids to school or daycare for fear of losing their jobs. Isn't it time for paid family leave?

The educational odysseys of Hunter College's foreign-born graduates disprove the lies spread by anti-immigrant politicians.

It's going to be a hungry summer for low-income kids on vacation from school lunch programs.

A cultural icon advises Gettysburg College graduates that social disengagement puts at risk everything unique and idealistic about our way of life.

Teenage presents a lively but scattershot portrait of youth in the modern era.

Meet the religious conservatives at the faith-based feeding trough who are getting rich controlling sex education in America.

Will a donation from Nike deflect Stanford's efforts to curb sweatshop labor in the making of its sports regalia?

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Major wins for economic and racial justice, from campus to the workplace.

June 21, 2015

The Corinthian strikers are asking for debt justice, not forgiveness.

June 10, 2015

From Cleveland to Santa Barbara, the youth-led groundswell against racial and sexual violence continues.

June 8, 2015

These University of Chicago students are saying “no” to the administration’s austerity agenda.

June 8, 2015

An idea that didn't formall exist six weeks ago is picking up a lot of steam.

May 27, 2015

Another victim of Emma Sulkowicz’s alleged rapist has come forward, with a message for everyone who has doubted the mattress-carrying activist. 

May 22, 2015

What Are ‘Nation’ Interns Reading the Week of 5/22/15?

May 22, 2015

A Robin Hood Tax on financial transactions could make higher education available for all.

May 19, 2015

What Are ‘Nation’ Interns Reading the Week of 5/15/15?

May 15, 2015