The title of this daily post is a bit dramatic, I know. But that's what I came up with when I thought about some of the themes I intend to write about today. It's on my mind because of the news cycle and what I've been reading.
But some comments from readers Ryan, Paul and Peter are on my mind as well. And though I'm not going to fully address their comments in this daily. I am going to touch on them. I expect to respond more fully in the coming posts though.
The underfunding of US public education
I am going to start here since I just finished reading a piece on this in the New York Times. I have a lot of personal opinions on the issue since my wife is a teacher and administrator. But for now, I'm just going to give you the basic outlines. When I answer Ryan, Paul and Peter later, I hope...
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.