Free Higher Education Is a Very Good Idea

YPSILANTI, MI - FEBRUARY 15: PeoplE wait in line in the cold to get into U.S. Senator and Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders first campaign rally in Michigan at Eastern Michigan University February 15, 2016 in Ypsilanti, Michigan. Sanders is expected to speak on a wide range of issues, including his plans to make public colleges and universities tuition-free. The next voting for the democratic candidates will be the Democratic caucus in Nevada on February 20. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Liberal pundits and politicians like Hillary Clinton have a host of objections to free higher education. But free college isn’t just good policy — it’s good politics. Read the article at Jacobin Magazine.