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Russell Simmons Trying to Buy Ad Time During ‘All-American Muslim’

14 Dec

Russell Simmons Trying to Buy Ad Time During ‘All-American Muslim’

Hip-hop mogul and practicing Buddhist Russell Simmons is throwing his financial support behind the TLC reality series “All-American Muslim,” tweeting on Monday that he is trying to purchase ad time during this week’s episode of the show. Read more here: Russell Simmons Trying to Buy Ad Time During ‘All-American Muslim’

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Is Cadbury Naomi Campbell ad racist?

30 May

Is Cadbury Naomi Campbell ad racist?

Cadbury is facing the prospect of a black consumer boycott after it compared Naomi Campbell to a chocolate bar in a new advertising campaign. Do you think the ad is racist? See the ad and give your answer here: http://aareports.com/2011/05/is-naomi-campbell-cadbury-ad-racist.html

The real problem with the Pepsi Max Superbowl commercial

10 Feb

The real problem with the Pepsi Max ad

Many are not happy with the way the Pepsi Max ad aired during the Superbowl negatively portrayed black women. But shouldn’t just as many be upset that the commercial was making light of domestic  violence/ Spousal abuse?

Read more: http://aareports.com/2011/02/real-problem-with-pepsi-max-ad.html

List: Companies with a Non Urban Dictate ( don’t advertise on black media )

24 Apr

‘Non Urban Dictate’ These three words essentially mean that a company is not interested in the Black consumer. A NUD label means that a company does not want their marketing and advertising materials placed in media that claim an urban audience . Read a list of some of those companies here:

http://www.letstalkhonestly.com/blacknewsblackviews.html