The Washington Post… Surviving Off Of Low-Income Students

Glenn Greenwald reports on The Washington Post Company:

 

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The Washington Post this morning published a lengthy article detailing the fortune — and now the trouble — generated for its parent company, The Washington Post Co., as a result of its acquisition of Kaplan Higher Ed. While The Post continues to lose money, Kaplan — particularly its sprawling network of for-profit “universities” which the company began building in 2000 — generates huge profits for the company, profits on which the Post Co. depends almost completely for its sustainability.

Continue reading:

http://www.salon.com/news/media_criticism/index.html?story=/opinion/greenwald/2011/04/10/journalism

 

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