Recent Grad Mallory Heiney Joins Students In Strike Against Student Loan Debt
Earlier this week Mallory Heiney wrote an interesting piece for The Washington Post about her quest for ‘justice for students ensnared in a debt trap.’ Heiney is one of fifteen students dubbed the ‘Corinthian 15’ and refuses to repay her debt to the now struggling Everest College.
Countless students of Everest College (and sister colleges) have complained and even sued based on false promises regarding the quality of the education and the loan repayment plans. Heiney is passionate about rectifying these issues and is even willing to risk a poor credit score. The debt-striking student went on to close her essay with the following:
“While our cause is modest by comparison, we recognize that some of the greatest human rights movements in history were launched by the small acts of a few individuals. After voting in the 1872…
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