United States universities bribed by rich parents

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This Associated Press video says about itself:

The college admissions scandal exposed by the indictments of some of wealthiest people in America is causing anger and shock at Yale University. (March 13 2019)

By Gabriel Black in the USA:

The college admissions scandal and the rigged system of admissions at elite universities

15 March 2019

On Tuesday, federal prosecutors unsealed charges against 50 individuals involved in what they described as “the largest college admissions scam ever prosecuted by the Department of Justice.”

According to federal agents, wealthy parents paid tens and hundreds of thousands, and, sometimes, millions of dollars to secure their children’s entry into top American universities. Thirty-three parents have been charged, including Manuel Henriques, CEO of Hercules Capital—a Silicon Valley hedge fund—and actress Lori Loughlin, known for her role on Full House.

Run through a company called “The Edge College & Career Network,” employing dozens of insiders, the…

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