Why Are Medical Care and College Tuition getting so expensive?

The cost of medical care and college tuition have skyrocketed for the past few decades. Since 1978, the cost of medical care has risen approximately 7 times, and college tuition has risen almost 12.5 times, while consumer prices and average wages have only risen 3 times as much. This means that health care and college … Continue reading Why Are Medical Care and College Tuition getting so expensive?

The Debate: What’s Your Stand on Labor Standards?

Lyncy Nyandoche, Bryn Mawr '21 In the first six months of office the Trump administration repealed the Obama workplace rule which required companies to disclose any labor violations that they have committed when applying for federal contracts. Furthermore, it removed the obligation of employers to accurately record their worker’s injuries and illness and thus reduced … Continue reading The Debate: What’s Your Stand on Labor Standards?