What Philosophers Want You, Me, and Marco Rubio to Know About How Much They Make

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Tuesday night, in the fourth Republican debate, Sen. Marco Rubio decided to make a point about the state of wages, education, and employment in America by comparing welders with philosophers. “For the life of me, I don’t know why we have stigmatized vocational education,” Rubio said. “Welders make more money than philosophers. We need more welders and less philosophers.”

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Friday, November 13, 2015 - 11:32am

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