By undermining humanities education, the Morrison Government is helping create a superficial society, which opens the door to far-Right extremism, writes Alex Hipgrave. AS STUDENTS across Australia begin a new academic year, it may be apt to re-examine the role of our schooling system in shaping societal attitudes and how capitalism undermines education.Neo-fascism on the rise as critical thinking dissolves
While more people than ever are graduating from universities, some companies are abandoning degree requirements altogether.
Students in the UK are being driven to work in the sex industry in order to cope with the rising cost of living and university tuition fees. More than half of those already in the industry – 67 per cent – have turned to sex work to be able to pay for living expenses, such as food and bills, followed by 53 per cent who need the money to pay for rent.
My mother left a violent home to study at university. Now I’m about to graduate medicine. None of this would be possible with higher university fees