United States has become a nation of educational haves and have-nots.
Tuition costs are skyrocketing while real incomes have remained stagnant.
Aid programs based on financial need continue to decrease. Students
borrow money and then face unmanageable debt when they finish college.
Higher education should be available to everyone; it should not be
limited by financial considerations. This is the basic and simple
idea that underlies the Free Higher Education campaign. This campaign
– coordinated by the Debs-Jones-Douglass Institute – has been endorsed
by numerous academic and labor organizations.
For more information about the Free Higher
Education campaign, please visit our the Labor