August 28th, 2003

bswing

Pay up, peasant, you're not going anywhere

In a discussion with slit about the virtues of tax-subsidized schooling, she expressed concern that without tax-subsidies for education, working class women will be forced to either give up their jobs and stay home to take care of their kids ("ghettoized"), or not have kids at all. Here's my (edited) response:

I want women and children to get out of the ghetto too. However, I think that tax-subsidies for schools are a big part of the reason people remain in the ghetto.

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