Author: Hazel Kuhn

A talk by Brian Holmes

Check out “Silence = Debt” – A talk by Brian Holmes about a particularly threatening aspect of the American economy: the student loan business. He shows how the use of federally guaranteed loans to make college more accessible has ended up creating…

Declaration of Support for 1T Day National Actions

The time for accepting Wall Street’s plan for higher education is over.  On April 25, the day that student loan debt exceeds $1 trillion, we begin a movement to end the financing of higher education through student loans. We believe…

New York Students Rising: Student Debt: Why Race Matters

At the City University of New York, we are seeing tuition hikes of three hundred dollars per year until 2016. Many would argue that despite this, CUNY is still more affordable than a lot of other public colleges in the…

Join the Movement, Declare Your Support!

On April 25th the total amount of student loan debt in the U.S. is due to top 1 trillion dollars. This marks a momentous victory for Wall Street—much to the despair of student loan debtors across the country. On this…