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Tax $ at Work: NEH Gives $50,000 to Professor Who Warns ‘Liberals Shouldn’t Watch Fox News’

Posted on 24 December 2017

<p>Liz Harrington at the Washington Free Beacon finds interesting line items in the budgets at the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities. Even under a Trump appointee, the NEH is still funding liberal researchers. Eric Mandelbaum, a philosophy professor at the City University of New York, will receive a $50,000 grant for "Propaganda and Belief in the Modern World,"  a book-length study on the "psychology of belief formation." Mandelbaum coauthored a paper in 2015 entitled, "Believing without Reason, or: Why Liberals Shouldn't Watch Fox News." </p>