As students prepare to return to class, calls for free tuition are growing louder. The usual suspects on the left – the Greens, NDP and student unions – will be the loudest advocates for this horrendous idea.
The facts show that free tuition is a really DUMB idea. It’s time for a Reality Check.
In this week’s episode of Reality Check with Jasmine Moulton, Jasmine breaks down the left’s arguments in favour of free tuition. From the claim that university costs prevent people from attending classes to asserting that it would provide an economic benefit to Canada, Jasmine debunks each argument using statistics from education systems from around the world.
Tune in to Reality Check with Jasmine Moulton!