“If we can’t discriminate between serious arguments and propaganda, then we have problems.”
– United States President Barack Obama
A new Stanford study found that 82% of middle-schoolers can’t distinguish between “sponsored content” and a real news story on a website. Other experts, including President Barack Obama, agree: Media literacy is more important than ever.
That’s why today, #GivingTuesday, The LAMP’s Board will donate $2 for every $1 you give.
We’ve recently heard from many of you expressing your support for The LAMP’s work preparing the next generation of voters to comprehend, create and critique what they see, hear or read.
Now our Board wants to help you step up to keep The LAMP going strong. #GivingTuesday kicks off our Annual Appeal, which means a full month of celebrating our students and staff and preparing for the busy year ahead. But today is the only day when your gift will be matched $2 for every $1.