Employees of colleges and universities are often reticent to speak to the current fiscal state of higher education and its societal impact. A few years ago I had a chance to ask one of America’s more outspoken critics about this very thing. I gotta say that Noam Chomsky didn’t disappoint. Whereas many academically tethered analysts — speaking to issues of inequity — will sidestep around what is a particularly mendacious elephant in the room, Professor Chomsky addressed the issue in a way that was truly educational.
Noam Chomsky on Education: