Privatization

April 28, 2017
To the Teacher: President Donald Trump has announced plans to eliminate government funding for the arts and public broadcasting. The cuts are part of Trump’s stated goal of reducing government…
November 16, 2013
To the Teacher: This lesson considers some of the issues associated with what has been called the "U.S. prison-industrial complex," with a focus on youth imprisonment and private prisons. The lesson…
October 31, 2007
To the Teacher The U.S. government's privatization of tasks formerly performed by the military does not usually draw much media attention even though, according to more than one commentator, "…