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It’s one thing to make Burma look good…

… but for-profit universities?

… Education Management Corporation operates Argosy University, Brown Mackie College, South University, and various Art Institutes…. [T]he company [has] hired DCI Group, a Washington-based lobbying and public relations firm … to coordinate a campaign against the Education Department’s proposed “gainful employment” rule.

… DCI Group [was] paid nearly $350,000 to represent Burma’s military junta. “It also led a PR campaign to burnish the junta’s image,” Newsweek’s Michael Isikoff reported, “drafting releases praising Burma’s efforts to curb the drug trade…”

Margaret Soltan, September 2, 2010 8:44AM
Posted in: just plain gross

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One Response to “It’s one thing to make Burma look good…”

  1. Tony Says:

    I guess Mark Penn had prior commitments.

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