Stephen Downes

Knowledge, Learning, Community

Here we read, "In an effort to revitalize its long-neglected downtown core, the Ontario city has partnered with an international business group specializing in higher education." I just want to take this moment to warn that any private enterprise, including a private university, will be looking only for cheap land and subsidies, not to revitalize a downtown economy. It would be an error to expect anything different.

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Stephen Downes Stephen Downes, Casselman, Canada

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