Re: OT: Politics [Was:Social Contract]
On Mon, May 01, 2006 at 10:00:34PM -0400, Matthias Julius wrote:
> Steve Lamb <email@example.com> writes:
> It just shows that not everyone could pay his children's tuition with
> the money he is contributing to the public school system. Of course,
> since everyones contribution is directly or indirectly based on income
> this seems unfair to the wealthier.
> And to get everyone educated benefits everyone in a community - not
> only those with children.
So, who benefits directly from education anyway -- the parents? No.
It's the children. And the children *certainly* can't afford to pay