Lord Jamar and Vlad Debate on College Being a Scam and Debt Trap

Recently, Lord Jamar and DJ Vlad sat down to discuss why degrees aren’t celebrated in Jamar’s community. While the Brand Nubian rapper admits that he’d received his GED, he explains that the need for money was people’s first thought versus going to college and building up debt. “You’re talking about going to school for four years, paying for that, owing money, while not making money and then from there I’m supposed to enter the workforce and hopefully get a job that is [sic] of the degree that I went to school for.”

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