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Should ‘irresponsible’ ads be banned outright?

Should ‘irresponsible’ ads be banned outright?

Another day, another highly charged fashion controversy. Teamed with comfortable casualwear and an extensive archive of controversial adverts, clothing retailer American Apparel knows a thing or two about comfortably creating […]

ASA bans Katy Perry and Justin Bieber Proactiv ads

ASA bans Katy Perry and Justin Bieber Proactiv ads

British Katycats and Beliebers, bad news: your favourite pop singers’ ads for the anti-spot treatment Proactiv have been banned in the UK by those pesky folks at the Advertising Standards […]

Why has the ASA banned this Rachel Weisz L’Oreal ad?

Why has the ASA banned this Rachel Weisz L’Oreal ad?

What fresh hell is this, then? The folks at the Advertising Standards Authority have deemed yet another beauty ad unsuitable and have consequently banned it. The ad in question features […]

The ASA bans a Marks and Spencer lingerie advert for being ‘overtly sexy’

The ASA bans a Marks and Spencer lingerie advert for being ‘overtly sexy’

Fresh from banning Dakota Fanning’s advert for the Marc Jacobs ‘Oh, Lola’ perfume, the Advertising Standards Authority strikes once again, this time banning this Marks and Spencer lingerie advert that […]