Stories by Bill Zimmerman

Bill Zimmerman is the author, most recently, of "The Student Loan Swindle: Why It Happened, Who Is To Blame, How The Victims Can Be Saved," available as an e-book in all the usual formats. subscribe to Bill Zimmerman's feed

Posted on: Mar 10, 2014, Source: AlterNet

America wasn't always riddled with student loan debt. Here's what caused the cost of higher education to skyrocket.

Posted on: Feb 13, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The $1.1 trillion emergency — and why large-scale civil disobedience is the only way to fix it.

Posted on: Jun 5, 2012, Source: Random House Publishing Group

In 2011, a new wave of global citizen activism, fed in part by Occupy Wall Street, helped reveal a link between the sixties and the present.