Topic: advertising


Ad for Hotmilk lingerie, showing a pregnant woman in bra and panties

HOTmilk and MILFs: Whose “Sexy” is Pregnancy?

by Kristen Hurst The MILF acronym, popularized by 1999’s American Pie, is most often associated with teenage male desire for their friends’ “hot” mothers. ... [ more ]

by Kristen Hurst The MILF acronym, popularized by 1999’s American Pie, is most often ... [ more ]

by Kristen Hurst The MILF acronym, popularized by 1999’s American Pie, is most often associated with teenage male desire ... [ more ]

My Reality: I Pitched My Marketing Class on the Diva Cup

This is the first post in a new series we’re starting at Gender Focus. The “My Reality” series is the brainchild of regular contributor ... [ more ]

This is the first post in a new series we’re starting at Gender Focus. ... [ more ]

This is the first post in a new series we’re starting at Gender Focus. The “My Reality” series is ... [ more ]

Feminism F.A.Q.s: What is Objectification?

by Jarrah Hodge My latest episode of Feminism F.A.Q. is on the issue of objectification, specifically sexual objectification, and why this is an issue ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge My latest episode of Feminism F.A.Q. is on the issue of ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge My latest episode of Feminism F.A.Q. is on the issue of objectification, specifically sexual objectification, and ... [ more ]

The Awesomely Nerdy Posters of the SFU Choir

by Jarrah Hodge This is a purely fun post because as those who read my Bitch Magazine blogs column know, I am a huge ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge This is a purely fun post because as those who read ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge This is a purely fun post because as those who read my Bitch Magazine blogs column ... [ more ]

Violence Sells? Time to Say “Enough” to Twisted Advertisers

Here the 2nd post in  Joanna Chiu’s series of posts for Vancouver’s Battered Women’s Support Services on media representations of violence against women. Read ... [ more ]

Here the 2nd post in  Joanna Chiu’s series of posts for Vancouver’s Battered Women’s ... [ more ]

Here the 2nd post in  Joanna Chiu’s series of posts for Vancouver’s Battered Women’s Support Services on media representations ... [ more ]

The Skinny on Childhood Obesity

One of the young overweight girls featured in an anti- childhood obesity campaign in Georgia was interviewed last week on CBS about her involvement ... [ more ]

One of the young overweight girls featured in an anti- childhood obesity campaign in ... [ more ]

One of the young overweight girls featured in an anti- childhood obesity campaign in Georgia was interviewed last week ... [ more ]