No part of government backed loans is laissez faire. The perpetrators of that bullshit should be strung up by there nethers. "Free" college is fine as long as students compete for admission. It's not a birthright. Even trade-schools should require passing some minimal exam. Take the decisions away from kids and give it back to school administrators. Fund the schools directly. today, less popular programs are disappearing [ir]regardless of their worth to society.