Hamilton Nolan

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Hamilton Nolan

It’s Only Worth Advertising To The Rich Now

It’s Only Worth Advertising To The Rich Now

Even though poor people like you don’t have much money, all of the poor people put together have plenty of money. That’s why corporations from Nike to Walmart still deign to advertise to you, the poors: because you have to survive, and you also have to use consumer goods to…

It’s Time For NPR To Get Off The Government Payroll

It’s Time For NPR To Get Off The Government Payroll

NPR gets about 2 per cent of its direct funding from the US government, through the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. For NPR’s member stations, CPB funding is about 10 per cent of their total, with other federal, state and local government sources kicking in another 6 per cent.