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Video essays that explore the intersection of art, culture, and big ideas written & produced by FEE's Director of Media, Sean W. Malone.
Did Tony Stark (and Cronyism) Create Another Villain?
July 4, 2019
Spider-man Homecoming gave us an underappreciated villain in The Vulture. In this episode of Out of Frame, we discuss how cronyism, corruption, and unfair rules can create villains... In the MCU, and in real life.
Written & Produced by Sean W. Malone
Edited by Arash Ayrom & Sean W. Malone
Cronyism Feeds on the Success of Capitalism - But it Should Not Be Confused with Capitalism Itself
What is Cronyism and Why Is It a Cancer?
You Can't Regulate Crony Capitalism Away
The ROI for Cronyism is Huge
NSBA - New Survey: Regulations a Major Issue for Small Business
OpenSecrets - Agribusiness Lobbying
Heritage Foundation - What You Should Know About Who Receives Farm Subsidies
Statista - US Apparel Market
OpenSecrets - US Fashion Industry Association