I-J - Miracle Merchants: "Playing With Numbers to Bolster Their Pleas" - Mike Dorning - Chicago Tribune

I-J - Miracle Merchants: "Playing With Numbers to Bolster Their Pleas" - Mike Dorning - Chicago Tribune

by: Mike Dorning | publication date: March 15, 1998 | Publication: The Chicago Tribune |

". . .While the language sometimes varies, the 35,000 figure has appeared repeatedly in recent years, in television and print solicitations by several child sponsorship organizations. . ."

Mike Dorning reveals how child sponsorship organizations use statistics to make situations seem more urgent.

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