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Raffi: Advertising to Young Children is ‘Morally and Spiritually Repugnant’

Raffi Cavoukian didn’t get to be (as The Washington Post dubbed him) “the most popular children’s singer in the English-speaking world” by exploiting his key demo.

And now he wants to make sure corporate America follows suit.

 CAPTION: "It wasn't about how much money we were being offered or anything," Raffi (above) tells us of going sponsor-free. "We just said no all the way down the line.

"It wasn't about how much money we were being offered," Raffi (above) tells us of going sponsor-free. "We just said no all the way down the line.

Interviewed on Inside Out, the Bananaphone singer, who has sold more than eight million albums and 14 million DVDs during his 35-year career, discusses the need to protect kids from the perils of Madison Avenue.

“In a respectful, child-honoring culture… there would be legislation banning Continue reading