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President Con Artist

Donald Trump’s budget is his biggest fraud since Trump University.

Trump’s Most Blatant Broken Promise to His Voters

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An Attack on Girls and Women

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The New Diploma Mills

Schools are hooked on online learning to boost graduation rates, but many of the courses are a sorry substitute for traditional classroom instruction.

The Bombing at a Manchester Ariana Grande Show Was an Attack on Girls and Women

High Schools Are Hooked on Online Learning to Boost Graduate Rates—and Many Are Becoming Diploma Mills in the Process

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