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Is Toshiba’s New “Back To School” Ad Campaign Homophobic?

last yearLGBT / Gay : Queerty

There’s a new Toshiba ad running on Canadian television that’s raising a few eyebrows and leading many to question whether or not it’s borderline homophobic. The three ads in Toshiba’s new “back to school” campaign are targeted toward the average 20-something college dude. Created by the agency Capital C, the commercials are designed to demonstrate [...]
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Homophobic Fliers Target Ex-Aide Who Helped Save Gabby Giffords’ Life

LGBT / Gay : Queerty (last year)

In a smear campaign reminiscent of the 1960s, Tuscon School Board member Daniel Hernandez is being targeted with homophobic fliers in an effort to recall him from office. That’s bad enough. It’s worse when you consider that, as an a... Read Post

Debatably homophobic ad: Nike says shoo?

LGBT / Gay : Good As You (6 years ago)

Due to raised eyebrows from some within the LGBT community, Nike will reportedly pull a series of print ads that featured crotch-on-face contact and an accompanying slogan implying that such contact "ain't right." Reuters has more: ... Read Post

Canadian PSA Fights 'Faggot' With Censorship: VIDEO

LGBT / Gay : Towleroad (2 years ago)

The No Homophobes Campaign recently released a very effective television ad meant to counter the tenaciously ubiquitous word "faggot." The campaign, organized by the University of Alberta?s Institute for Sexual Minority Studies and ... Read Post

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