Steven Manning

Steven Manning, a freelance writer based in Brooklyn, New York, is writing a book on schoolhouse commercialism, to be published by St. Martin's Press.

The Littlest Coke Addicts The Littlest Coke Addicts

The March 14 announcement by the Coca-Cola Company that it is scaling back its aggressive marketing strategy in public schools is a clear victory for opponents of schoolhouse comm...

Jun 7, 2001 / Editorial / Steven Manning

Branding Kids for Life Branding Kids for Life

If you are the parent of a newborn, beware. Fourteen to eighteen months from now your child will be programmed to nag for a new toy or snack every four hours, "branded for life" ...

Nov 2, 2000 / Editorial / Steven Manning

Students for Sale Students for Sale

Research support was provided by the Open Society Institute and the Investigative Fund of The Nation Institute.

Sep 9, 1999 / Feature / Steven Manning