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'Ivory Tower' takes a disturbing look at the college-industrial complex
'Ivory Tower' takes a disturbing look at the college-industrial complex

Everyone these days is fretting about the high cost of college. On Monday, President Barack Obama said he would extend a program that caps student loan monthly payments by linking them to a percentage of income. On Tuesday, he talked about college debt with young adults who use the microblogging site Tumblr. On Wednesday, Massachusetts Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s measure to let people refinance older college debt was blocked by Republicans, who called it a “political stunt.” And today, director Andrew Rossi takes on the exploding college-industrial complex in his new documentary “Ivory Tower.” “I want this for my kids,” says one mother...

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