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the comments on the gillette ad prove why it's necessary

Evidently toxic masculinity isn't going anywhere. For now.
Jack Sunnucks
1.17.19
Beauty Week

exploring the relationship between perfume and gender

Katie Puckrik wants people to stop trying to define whether the fluid in a particular bottle is “for women” or “for men”, and start thinking about what makes you smell good.
Katie Puckrik
6.13.18
Culture

why we need stronger lgbt+ representation in advertising

It’s probably not a massive shock that LGBT+ people are woefully under represented in advertising -- and then there’s the sad fact that the most complained about advert of 2016 was a builder in heels. So what’s being done to change this? We find out.
Greg French
12.7.17
Fashion

calvin klein on creating fashion’s most provocative advertisements

On the release of his first book, we spoke to the legendary designer to find out what really comes between him and his Calvin’s.
Felix Petty
10.31.17
News

there are new measures to crack down on sexist ads

Sick of ads telling us a woman’s sole purpose in life is to mould herself into a bronze sculpture thinner than the floss she cleans her pearly whites with? So is the Advertising Standards Authority.
Georgie Wright
7.19.17
Fashion

emerging brands are taking ‘sex sells’ to new extremes

Allusion and innuendo are so 2016.
Erica Euse
6.5.17
Culture

why do brands think they can be agents for social change?

We’re living through an age where we need to take more direct action than ever. But should we be relying on brands to take a stand as well?
i-D Staff
4.14.17
Fashion

david lachapelle and the positive power of advertising

After shooting the diversity-positive new #makelovenotwalls campaign for Diesel, we spoke to the legendary photographer about why we all need to use our platforms and how we can all stay optimistic that a brighter and more exciting tomorrow is possible.
Lula Ososki
2.21.17
News

sadiq khan wants to ban body shaming ads on the tube

'I am extremely concerned about this kind of advertising which can demean people, particularly women.'
Tish Weinstock
6.13.16
News

#womennotobjects - a campaign against sexist advertising

Naked skin or naked truth? A New York advertising agency is launching an ad campaign against sexist marketing.
Lisa Leinen
1.29.16
Fashion

​why you'll soon be seeing diesel ads on grindr, tinder, pornhub and youporn

Whilst exploring our obsession with social media, the cast of Joe Jonas, Kiko Mizuhara, Stav Strashko and co will touch you in unexpected places. We spoke with Nicola Formichetti about why Diesel’s spring/summer 16 campaign is set to appear where you...
Steve Salter
1.10.16
Fashion

​why jaden smith’s louis vuitton campaign matters

Looking beyond click-bait headlines and comment curiosity, we cut through the hype and celebrate this season’s smartest casting choice.
Steve Salter
1.5.16
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