Sex sells. What sells even more? Insecurity. Multi-billion dollar industries saturate our lives with images of unattainable beauty, exporting body hatred from New York to Beirut to Tokyo. Their target? Women, and increasingly men and children. The Illusionists turns the mirror on media, exposing the absurd, sometimes humorous, and shocking images that seek to enslave us.
Michael Sandel argues in his latest book that just about every area of life—from family to work, and from education to law—is deemed to have a market value. From:http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/latenightlive/michael-sandel3a-what-money-can27t-buy/4657940