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The college admissions scandal isn’t just about rich, entitled people

The college admissions scandal isn’t just about rich, entitled people
Friday 22
11:11 2019

Another sort of March Madness emerges this time of year. And it's not pretty, either. (Jonathan Newton/The Washington Post) Please, let’s stop pretending that the college cheating scandal is just an indictment of overindulgent, wealthy helicopter parents. The Justice Department has accused dozens of super-rich parents of making $25 million in illegal payments — and, in some cases, taking a tax break to boot — to get their children into selective colleges. If true, these parents broke the law. They could face some prison time. But in the coming weeks, a lot of parents and their children, who’ve been legitimately ...

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Summary: It's also a mirror of the March madness that befalls a lot of parents.

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