Did you ... suppose democracy was only for elections, for politics, and for a party name? I say democracy is only of use there that it may pass on and come to its flower and fruit in manners, in the highest forms of interaction ... in religion, literature, colleges and schools: Democracy in all public and private life.
Ads and logos are our shared global culture and language, and people are insisting on the right to use that language, to reformulate it in the way that artists and writers always do with cultural material.~ Naomi Klein
As the mainstream media has become increasingly dependent on advertising revenues for support, it has become an anti-democratic force in society.~ Robert McChesney "Who will tell the people?" Read here for news and ideas regarding the movement for media democracy in the United States.