While there are many obstacles that deter students from going to college, finances by no means should be the deciding factor.
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Studies have shown that inmate participation in education, vocational and job training, prison work skills...
We live in an information and knowledge-based economy.
In fact, the Harvard study data indicates that 70 percent of African American children attend...
One of the problems with even suggesting that purpose of a Federal law is for...
So, the struggle for equal educational opportunity continues.
And what is needed to prevent them from joining gangs was ample recreation for boys...
Mandatory minimums have been shown to be discriminatory and waste the taxpayers' money.
We can continue our progress as a Nation toward the promise that all people are...
I think we should worry about Social Security first and then tax cuts second.
The destinies of the two races in this country are indissolubly linked together, and the...
While we must ensure that these dangerous new drugs and precursors do not get in...
It is virtually impossible to compete in today's global economy without a college degree.
We can play politics, or we can reduce crime.
Unequal funding resources also results in unequal educational opportunity when you consider studies that show...
Obviously, there has to be a profound change in direction. Otherwise, interest on the national...
We can be more inclusive.
The Federal prison population has increased more than 7-fold over the past 20 years.
Today, education is perhaps the most important function of state and local governments.
The death penalty is discriminatory and does not do anything about crime.
Another example of the educational inequality is the current debate over publicly financed school vouchers...