How Capitalism is Ruining College (and the Human Spirit )

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There are countless valid criticisms of our current economic system, but perhaps few are as tragic as the effect capitalism has had on higher learning. There are a number of things that would seem to operate better without having to build in a profit margin. Sectors like incarceration, health care, and education exist for the good of society; while new efficiencies that capitalism can…