Education Is The Great Equalizer

It still allows each generation a better life, and high school grads' kids are taking advantage of it

The latest figures from the Census Bureau confirm the bad news: The income gap between rich and poor in the U.S. continues to widen. And the increased importance of education means that college graduates possess an enormous edge in the job market, while high school graduates lag behind.

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