President Trump's proposed $1.5 trillion budget (released on March 16, 2017) eliminates all funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, the
National Endowment for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and sixteen other federal agencies.
"If you think of Britain in the nineteenth century, you probably don't know a lot about statistics on who had bathrooms--although that is interesting. You think of Charles Dickens and you think of George Eliot, do you not? It's what people made. It's the expression of the culture that lasts."
--1987 Humanist of the Year MARGARET ATWOOD, 1981 CBC interview
"If you were at Thanksgiving and demanded a slice of pecan pie proportionate to 2016 NEA spending...