Should taxpayer dollars fund the arts? | The Tylt
President Trump's new budget proposal cuts all funds for the National Endowment for the Arts, National Endowment for Humanities, and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. The NEA has been a lightning rod for controversy since the '80s; critics call it "welfare for artists" and say spending taxpayer money on the arts is a luxury we can't afford. Others argue arts funding is a tiny fraction of the federal budget, and that culture matters as much as defense does. What do you think? 🎭 🎨 📖
Should taxpayer dollars fund the arts?
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