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Dynamic Duo Funds Death

Time’s Person of the Year package omits what reporters usually omit about the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation — its millions of dollars in funding for abortion advocacy. It’s a little strange for Time to tout their saving all the little children in the Third World, while they’ve funded International Planned Parenthood, which helps exterminate the little children in the Third World.

It’s also a tiny bit off-putting for both the Gates article and the Bono article cooing in reverent tones about how these people are not doing it for the publicity — while they’re getting massive publicity. I know that’s possible, but it still clashes.

Tim GrahamTim Graham is Director of Media Analysis at the Media Research Center, where he began in 1989, and has served there with the exception of 2001 and 2002, when served ...

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