Back-to-school season often means the return of door-to-door fundraisers hawking boxes of cookies, chocolates and other goods that have fuelled a $1.4-billion cottage industry. But executives behind Better the World, a for-profit social enterprise based in Toronto, hope to flip how Canadians give to charitable causes.
The Florida Family Association threw a fanatical hissy fit and complained that the TLC show All-American Muslim was "propaganda that riskily hides the Islamic agenda's clear and present danger to American liberties and traditional values." The Lowes chain caved and pulled their ads from the show. Why?!