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The Proliferation of ‘Essay Mills’

In this week’s Pope Center Clarion Call, I take a look at the phenomenon of “essay mills” — that is, companies that will write essays and papers for students who are just too busy with other things on campus to be bothered with all that unpleasant research and writing stuff.

George Leef — George Leef is the director of research for the John William Pope Center for Higher Education Policy.

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This is a column about impeachment, but first, a confession: I think I might be guilty of insider trading. At this point, I would like to assure my dear friends at the SEC that I do not mean this in any actionable legal sense, but only in principle. Some time ago, I was considering making an investment in a ... Read More