Subscriptions should pay for writing, then the publishers should just let people and libraries share to eliminate distribution costs. This is especially true for scientific journals. Advertising, classifieds, and copyright worked for print publishing about 200 years ago. It has not worked as well in the era of acid paper, hot type, and broadcast.
Was adblock really free software, +Peter D'Hoye
? I've never used it. Let's see ... there it is in Wheezy main,
xul-ext-adblock-plus - Advertisement blocking extension for web browsers
I'd think you could make it point to another list without too much trouble. Maybe a list generated by polling privacy badger.