The very small fine print: even a youngster with great vision might miss the small type warning that this is "advertising" on a page devoted to “books” offered at the McDonald’s web site. The corporation is being roundly hit for using “educational” advertising to market unhealthy foods to children.
CTA, the National Education Association, and other educator and public service organizations are demanding that the McDonald’s corporation stop its most egregious form of marketing to children.
The corporation’s “McTeachers’ Nights” aim to convert teachers into shills for the restaurant chain’s kids-unhealthy food offerings by earmarking a small percentage of profits from the evening to local schools.
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