A social media outcry over an advertisement for Dove body wash which showed a black woman removing her top to reveal a white woman has escalated into a public relations disaster for the Unilever brand. The 3-second video clip, posted on Dove’s US Facebook page on Friday, reminded some social media users of racist soap...
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- Dove’s racist soap ad turns into major disaster for Unilever brand
By Reuters - Monday Oct 9, 2017
- Black model defends Dove ad, says it wasn’t racist
By Reuters - Wednesday Oct 11, 2017
A black model who appeared in a Dove ad denounced as racist by many social media users has defended the clip, saying that far from belittling black women it celebrated ethnic diversity. Lola Ogunyemi unwittingly found herself at the center of an international furor over a 3-second video posted on Dove’s US Facebook page which...
- Dove thought this ad celebrated ‘the beauty of diversity’
By Lia Eustachewich - Sunday Oct 8, 2017
Customers are fuming over a racist new Dove ad showing a black woman turning herself into a white woman — which the company’s since yanked, claiming it “missed the mark.” The ad was released Saturday afternoon and showed four pictures – two of the smiling black woman pulling her t-shirt over her head and two...
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By THE NEW YORK TIMES - Friday Sep 15, 2017
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- Women of Sex Tech, Unite
By ANNA NORTH - Friday Aug 18, 2017
New York is becoming a cultural center for young women trying to disrupt the male-dominated industries of design engineering and sex toys.
- Wayne Haun, Lauren Daigle top Dove Awards nominations
Wednesday Aug 9, 2017
NEW YORK (AP) — Producer-songwriter Wayne Haun, singer-songwriter Lauren Daigle and rock singer Zach Williams are the top nominees at the 2017 GMA Dove Awards honoring gospel and Christian music.The Gospel Music Association announced Wednesday that Haun is nominated for six awards, followed by Daigle, Williams and songwriters Bernie Herms and David Garcia, who earned five nominations each.