Philip Kovacs

Philip Kovacs

Philip Kovacs is working on his PhD in educational policy studies at Georgia State University. He can be reached at philipkovacs@yahoo.com.

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Thursday, April 26, 2007
Eli Broad and Bill Gates: New American Propagandists
From Wikipedia: "Propaganda is a type of message aimed at influencing the opinions or behavior of people. Often, instead of impartially providing information, propaganda can be deliberately misleading, or using fallacies, which, while sometimes convincing, are not necessarily valid. Propaganda...
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Wednesday, June 28, 2006
Gates, Buffett, and the Corporatization of Children
Last week Warren Buffett gave 31 billion dollars to the Gates Foundation. As usual, the mainstream media missed the real story. Leaving aside the creation of an Ameristocracy for another day, parents, teachers, students, and citizens should be concerned about the immediate impact of the donation on...
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Wednesday, April 06, 2005
Bill Gates and the Corporatization of American"Public" Schools
On February 26th governors, policy makers, and business leaders from across the nation met to discuss ways of preventing American students from falling behind their international competitors. The "National Summit on High Schools," sponsored by Achieve Inc., marked the beginning of the conference,...
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