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First Impressions – Sexism in Advertising

There’s an old joke which you may have heard: Why do women wear make-up and perfume? Because they’re ugly and they smell. I had always thought that this was just a sexist male joke but I’m no longer so sure … Continue reading

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Popularity

Everything in the digital age (where nothing is real anymore) seems to be geared towards popularity. Indeed, mobile phone advertisements are increasingly aimed at placing social pressure upon the young and easily influenced in a way which only serves to … Continue reading

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