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The price of college has more than doubled in 30 years: inside the staggering rise

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The amount of student debt in the United States could buy 515 Hubble telescopes, 20,845 Pink Star diamonds, or 5.3 million typical American homes. Instead, those $1.6 trillion dollars represent what nearly 45 million Americans owe, at an average of around $35,000 each.

Universal basic income, explained

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Stacker explains Universal Basic Income
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