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Mary Green Swig

Mary Green Swig is a co-founder of Freedom To Prosper – a national organization formed to achieve full cancellation of student debt.  The activities of the organization stemmed from her work at the Advanced Leadership Initiative at Harvard University, where she was a fellow and senior fellow in 2014 and 2015.  She is also a member of the Leadership Council of the Legal Services Center of Harvard Law School and a member of the Advisory Board of the Congressional Progressive Caucus Center.

Articles by this author

 

Freedom Dreamers: The Faces of Student Debt

Millions of people don’t even know they’re being harmed by student debt, but should be dreaming of a world without it. The facts are staggering.

Mary Green Swig ·


A Movement Emerges to Free Former Students from Crushing Loan Debts

Today’s burgeoning student debt only exists because our country abandoned the principle that young people who are willing to work hard should have access to higher education, regardless of their economic circumstances.

Mary Green Swig ·


In the Spirit of the GI Bill, Cancel All Student Debt

Our young people deserved a Bill of Rights, we sold them a bill of goods instead

Mary Green Swig ·



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