"The tragedy of the Public Commons": California City College and the neo-enclosure movement in education

Readers who are familiar with the controversy over the City College of San Francisco (CCSF) and the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC’s) failure to accredit the once community college, are also familiar with the Lumina Foundation and the role it played in assuring that CCSF would not be re-accredited. College and university […]

The Washington Post may soon "give up the ghost": company put on death watch list

Dateline, August 10, 2012 Reuters reported today that the stock rating agency, Moodys has downgraded the despicable Washington Post (WaPo) to baa1 stating the outlook is negative (http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/08/10/idUSWNA322520120810?feedType=RSS&feedName=marketsNews&rpc=43) Moodys is owned by Warren Buffet who also owns 25% of the non-governing shares of the Washington Post company (WaPo). This is very bad news for the […]