Is Wiping Out the $1.5 Trillion Student Debt a Good Idea?

Student debt.

One in four Americans has racked up student debt, with the average amount being US$37,172 per individual. (Image: Screenshot via YouTube)

Sanders to Cancel $1.6 Trillion Student Debt

Bernie Sanders.

Sanders wants to eliminate US$1.6 trillion worth of student debt. (Image: Greg Skidmore via Flickr)