Who Exactly Is the “Plunge Protection Team”?

Social media commentators frequently make jokes about the “Plunge Protection Team” saving the U.S. stock market from collapse every time it dips, but I suspect that most of them don’t even know what the Plunge Protection Team is, or whether it even exists. It is a real entity, or only a conspiracy theory?

“I Had to Quit for My Sanity”: American Teachers Are Leaving the Profession in Record Numbers

As a former public, private, and charter school teacher at multiple grade levels, I’ve experienced the gamut of classroom experiences that the American educational system has to offer. And unfortunately, given my personal experiences along with those of others and the available research data, I’m obliged to give the currently existing system a failing grade.