Student loan website used a fictitious founder as an expert

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TweetYumLendEDU, the student-loan refinancing company that created a fictional expert who was widely quoted by media outlets, has apologized for hiding the fact that it created “Drew Cloud.” That announcement was posted on the company’s website, the Student Loan Report, on Wednesday morning. Read full story at Chronicle.com    

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The Bayer-Monsanto Merger Is Bad News for the Planet

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TweetYum“Bayer and Monsanto have a long history of collusion to poison the ecosystem for profit. The Trump administration should veto their merger not just to protect competitors but to ensure human and planetary survival. Two new studies from Europe have found that the number of farm birds in France has crashed by a third in […]

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No Teslas Allowed: New Jersey, Christie Bows To Dealership Lobby

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TweetYumTesla Motors CEO Elon Musk has one message for the state of New Jersey: “Legalize it.” I’m not confusing messages with Colorado and marijuana legislation. Musk wrote an open letter to the people of New Jersey sharing his concern over the recent law, passed by state Congress and signed by Gov. Chris Christie, that bans […]

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How Immigration Reform Could Harm U.S. Citizens

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TweetYumThere are about 11.7 million undocumented immigrants living in the United States, according to The New York Times, and many of these individuals and households are supported by wages paid under the table. Factories, farms and other labor-intensive industries have traditionally benefited from hiring undocumented workers who will accept very low wages. New immigration reform […]

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End The Fed – End The Wars SF 2013

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TweetYumJoin us May 18, 2013 at the Federal Reserve building! We will be At The Fed from 10 am to 4 pm. This is a part of a national rally to End The Fed! For more info visit our Facebook group. Sean Ackley explains what the Federal Reserve Board does. Join Our Mailing List To […]

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