• UK advertising watchdog to crack down on gender stereotypes

    4 days ago - By Boston Herald

    LONDON - Britain's advertising watchdog says commercials depicting hapless husbands and housework-burdened moms may be bad for the nation's health. The Advertising Standards Authority said Tuesday it would impose tighter regulation on what it called harmful gender stereotyping. The regulator said a "tougher line" is needed on ads that feature stereotypical gender roles, including those which mock people for not conforming. Such ads restrict "the choices, aspirations and opportunities of children, young people and adults," it said.
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  • UK advertising watchdog to tackle gender stereotypes

    4 days ago - By Miami Herald

    Britain's advertising watchdog is calling for tighter regulations on what it called harmful gender stereotyping. The Advertising Standards Authority said Tuesday that ads depicting simple household tasks as beyond the...
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