Category Archives: Neoliberal

Wisconsin idea to grade inner city, public schools: Work in a classroom first.

The latest political idea to fix schools is to grade them. This policy approach ignores the larger issues causing problems outside the schools in favor of a simple set of limited issues inside the classroom. This is a sure fire way … Continue reading

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The Genesis of a Substitute Teacher

As a substitute, I have gained a wide range of insights through my assignments at over a dozen different schools. Some of those being within the most economically disadvantaged neighborhoods in the city of Milwaukee… Continue reading

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Debt, Deficits, and Modern Monetary Theory

Debt, Deficits, and Modern Monetary Theory. Cross-posted from The Harvard International Review.

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What is neo-liberalism and why does it matter?

Originally posted on Euro-Irish Public Policy:
Do free markets actually exist and is the accumulation of wealth the defining characteristic of what it means to be human? Introduction The underlying assumptions governing neo-classical economics and its political expression in neo-liberalism…

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