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The 'Corinthian 15' Take A Stand By Not Paying Their Student Loans


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The 'Corinthian 15' Take A Stand By Not Paying Their Student Loans

Meghan Byrd

Many students graduating from universities face a mountain of student loans so large, escaping its shadow seems almost impossible. But a group of former students today is taking matters into their own hands.

With the help of Rolling Jubilee, a campaign that purchases student loan debt and then forgives it, 15 graduates of Corinthian College are starting a student debt strike by refusing to pay their loans.


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Education is the ultimate intangible in a society. It is a sin against society to derive profit from it--especially usurious profit. Our ancestors knew this in the majority as do most now, but the power has been usurped by the cynical greed of the exploitationists, who are masters of packaging snake oil/venom.