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Bankrupt State University

Illbay Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 10:10 PM
...has happened over the last generation is that "college education" has been made equivalent to a sort of "super vocational education." It has denigrated and devalued the true worth of such an education. I'm sorry, but if you look at things beyond the mercantile - say, the lives of the founders of this nation - you will find that those who count are well-educated. And they gain as much TRUE education as they can, whatever and wherever available. Think of Abe Lincoln doing his sums on the back of a coal shovel. You have bought into the mercenary arguments of the Leftist elites that actually administer college campuses - the people rightly condemned by Adams' article. And your ignorance is commensurate with the low education that prevails.

Many of my friends and readers are disheartened by recent cultural and political trends. Many blame our universities and wonder whether we can ever restore sanity in our nation, given that the enemy seems to control the modern university. They see no chance to win in the war of ideas as long as they are forced to support the public university and, therefore, forced to fund a war against their own cherished values.

But I know something they don't know. The public university that has declined so steadily in recent years will cease to exist in just a few short...