Posts tagged "badvertising"

Is This Dove Ad Racist?

Look at this advertisement for Dove's new VisibleCare line. Notice anything "off" about it? I didn't at first -- until rants began appearing around the web claiming that Dove's model placement seemed suspect. At issue: the African-American model is placed on the "before" side of the ad to signify, say some, that dark skin ca…

By: Julie Gerstein / May 25, 2011