Student Debt

Kenny Stancil, staff writer
"Limiting cancellation to only those borrowers who hold certain types of loans and degrees would deny relief to many struggling borrowers," as would "arbitrary cancellation cutoffs based on income," a coalition of civil rights groups explained on April 19, 2021. (Photo: Debt Collective via Facebook)
"The only solution that addresses the harms of the past and clears the landscape to create a better system going forward is to cancel $50,000 of student debt per borrower."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
A man wears a sticker showing his college debt during an Occupy Wall Street rally against the high cost of college tuitions on April 25, 2012 in New York City. (Photo: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)
The president has signaled he supports forgiving $10,000 per borrower but...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona, flanked by White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki, speaks during the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington, D.C. on March 17, 2021.
"Organizing works. We can't stop now," said The Debt Collective.