The problem is there are no market forces controlling the price of the books. The publishers charge outrageous prices because students are forced to buy the books if their professor requires it. My ex worked as sales rep for Pearson, they given lots of money to schmooze professors into choosing their books.
There’s still much more. More than half our income goes to housing. Other than the cost of the home, insurance, and interest on the loan, there are closing costs, property taxes, regular maintenance fees (like turning on and off sprinkler system). Judges and prosecutors, for example, who have proclaimed persons guilt will hardly welcome insinuations that they made a mistake in their judgment. Many languish in prison because of this kind of mentality. Bad technology fills the roads because of fear of failure for new ideas.
Napoleon Bonaparte contributed many of the acquisitions of the Louvre. Napoleon’s conquests elsewhere in Europe Italy in particular would yield troves of artwork as spoils of war. Under the direction of Dominique Vivant Denon, the Louvre’s collections expanded tremendously.
On the other hand, dead men can’t fight for justice. Alexander couldn’t reach from the grave and beg the criminal justice system to treat him equitably. Arias’s defense team pulled out all the stops to make the jury believe he was just another example of the abusive white, straight male, and oh yes, don’t let us forget, an abusive white, straight male of the Mormon faith.
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