privatization

The Super Wealthy Oxycontin Family Supports School Privatization With Tactics Similar to Those That Fueled the Opioid Epidemic

How the marketing model the Sackler family developed to promote OxyContin is being applied to one of their pet causes, charter schools.

Matt Bruenig: Land as Soil and Land as Space

Looking at arguments used to justify original claims on land (meaning private ownership versus common ownership or use).

LA School Board Ready to Rumble Over Charter Schools

The LA school board is finally cracking down on charter schools' intransigence.

Trump administration recommends lifting ban on uranium mining in Grand Canyon

For 20 years, mining for uranium inside of the Grand Canyon has been banned. For that same amount of time, the Koch brothers have worked tirelessly to get the ban lifted. Billionaire businessmen

Third Way Democrats Double Down on Anti-90% Agenda With More Attacks on Public Schools

The Democrats are sticking firmly to their anti-middle class ways, as their renewed attacks on public schools show.

New Orleans’ summer of floods revives the threat of privatization

New Orleans was caught off guard by a summer of floods. In August, parts of the city were overwhelmed after nine inches of rain fell in four hours. Another flash flood in October shut down some

Medicaid Privatization Kills The Disabled: Iowa Edition

How many states will take their Medicaid block grant from Trumpcare part infinity and turn the "problem" of disabled patients over to a private company for a flat fee? And more to the point, how many
ATC privatization is on life support

ATC privatization is on life support

And somebody is reaching for the plug The post ATC privatization is on life support appeared first on Hot Air.

Guess what happened when the UK privatized their ATC system

Spoiler alert: It didn't go well The post Guess what happened when the UK privatized their ATC system appeared first on Hot Air.

Somebody screwed up in estimating ATC privatization costs

Wait... I thought you said this would save us money The post Somebody screwed up in estimating ATC privatization costs appeared first on Hot Air.

Will Trump Outsource The Afghanistan War To Blackwater?

Interview Part 2: [clmediameta nid=132125] A huge THANK YOU to Velshi & Ruhle for taking the time to explain where we are in the Afghanistan War and why the issue matters. Hardly anyone in media
ATC privatization gets a new and very famous opponent

ATC privatization gets a new and very famous opponent

Bring in the big guns The post ATC privatization gets a new and very famous opponent appeared first on Hot Air.

Now the ATC “spinoff” may not even make it to a floor vote

Whip it. Whip it good. The post Now the ATC “spinoff” may not even make it to a floor vote appeared first on Hot Air.

The air traffic control “spinoff” plan may not even make it through the House

Very problematic The post The air traffic control “spinoff” plan may not even make it through the House appeared first on Hot Air.

Former airline industry lobbyist now lobbying for ATC privatization from inside the FAA

Good work if you can get it The post Former airline industry lobbyist now lobbying for ATC privatization from inside the FAA appeared first on Hot Air.
After Grenfell Tower Fire, U.K. Asks: Has Deregulation Gone Too Far?

After Grenfell Tower Fire, U.K. Asks: Has Deregulation Gone Too Far?

The charred remains of Grenfell Tower in London, where at least 79 people died.
Kitchen Logic: Don’t Let Trump’s GOP Privatize America

Kitchen Logic: Don’t Let Trump’s GOP Privatize America

If you needed a new stove or refrigerator, you wouldn’t give the keys to your kitchen to Olive Garden, then pay them to let you eat. You’d be opening your wallet for the rest of your life.

Privatize Air Traffic Control, You Say?

With Trump wanting to privatize Air Traffic Control, I can only remember his business success with airlines. Well, I guess it makes sense because we did privatize the presidency of the United States