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ASA’s code writing arm, CAP, has launched a public consultation on a new rule to tackle harmful gender stereotypes in ads, as well as on guidance to advertisers on how the new rule is likely to be interpreted in practice.
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Stereotypically PC...Advert censor opens public consultation on a new rule banning gender stereotyping that may cause 'harm' or offence
I recently wrote an article about women’s right to choose their dresses.
Obviously, I was trolled because the article brought out male tears.
I did not let it go this time. 90 more words
When Sushmita Sen became Miss India, most people didn’t give her much credit as a feminist woman. She was seen as someone who had fallen into the trap of beauty industry, modelling and conformed to some weird body & beauty standards (which was believed to be conversely proportional to feminism per se!) . 566 more words
Asia’s largest motor show – Auto Expo is held every year since the 1980s. Major automotive manufacturers of the world like Maruti Suzuki, Tata Motors, Hyundai, BMW… 429 more words
While recognising the need for a strong legislative equality framework, legislation is just one aspect of achieving gender equality. In many countries, prevailing cultural norms, traditional gender roles and discriminatory practices persist and thus perpetuate structural and institutional gender inequality. 139 more words