“Consuming Kids”

I think the thing that upsets me the most is that it’s not just products that are being marketed to children, but values. And the primary value that’s being sold to kids over and over and over again is the value that things, or stuff, or brands will make us happy.

My apologies for the lack of a substantial update today. I’m exhausted (both physically and mentally). I do intend on having a regular update on Saturday, though. In lieu of a post, here’s a seven-part movie on advertising and consumer marketing to children.







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