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    Always Hooked Advertisements have been around for centuries dating back to 1704 with an old real estate endorsement from the Boston News-Letter. Many businesses from thus far have been jumping on the band wagon and promoting a good or service to increase sales. Over the years marketability has grown to include billboards, magazines, and radio stations giving the producers the opportunity to extend the reach of their advertisements. While advertisements have made a large impact on the community by pushing different products down the public’s throats it does benefit all parties. Along with many different businesses Always is a brand of feminine hygiene products designed for women on their menstrual cycle to use for day or night. Advertising…

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    Community Proposal- Period Care for Homeless Women Periods are not especially enjoyable to put up when one has access to feminine hygiene products; adding the complication of homelessness brings inconvenience to a level of misery. Periods are an unpleasant reminder of the vulnerability those living on the street face. Menstruation is uncomfortable and people who do not have access to pads or tampons often have no choice but to bleed through their clothes. The issue becomes more problematic…

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    Homeless Canadian Women

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    Introduction: Homeless Canadian women have issues accessing feminine hygiene products. There are as many as 235,000 Canadians experiencing homelessness, with 27% being women.1 Menstruation is unavoidable, and lacking the resources to cope with the monthly issue leaves homeless women vulnerable to certain disease and prone to infection by resorting to homemade pads/tampons. Furthermore, a gap in research pertaining to this issue exists with very limited knowledge beyond the barriers to access.…

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    It’s already hard enough to be a woman in our society. Woman go through so much like carrying a human being for nine months, birth, and especially our reminder of it every month for a week when we have our menstrual cycle. But does it have to be expensive to be a woman too? Pads and tampons are not a choice for woman so why are they taxed? Every month woman use and need pads and tampons they are medical necessities not a luxury. A women’s period should not be taxed and should not feel like an…

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    Feminist ad campaigns are a relatively new idea that many companies are using to appeal to female audiences across the world. Using television and other forms of media, some brands that sell feminine related products are creating commercials and ads to empower women of all backgrounds. It isn’t uncommon to see negative depictions of women in the media. Throughout history and even today, commercials exhibit females as sexual objects. Companies like Always and Dove are going against the status quo…

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    Kimberly Clark Case Analysis

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    over $18 billion in sales and we hold the Number 1 and Number 2 brand shares in 80 countries. In addition to our world class manufacturing, we have donated $35 million in cash and products to charitable causes and continuously improve our sustainability. We have worldwide recognition with our brands; such as, Huggies, Kleenex, Scott, Kotex, Pull-Ups and Depends. Kimberly Clark also has a Professional division that deals with washroom, workplace and Do-It-Yourself products, as well as a…

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    You throw like a girl. You run like a girl. You took that hit like a girl. These phrases are nothing new or shocking, and they rarely bring even a raised eyebrow of distain. The “like a girl” slang in a phrase that is common in this culture and not rarely considered when used. The lack of thought in this expression created the perfect background for a company who makes feminine products, Always. Proctor and Gamble Company, owner of the Always brand, created a marketing campaign that used…

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    napkins. Currently, the petition has received over 100,000 signatures and has received a variety of attention from the general public, media, and politicians. All this attention suggests that the campaign has vigour and objectives are well established, but the GST was established in 2001 by the Howard government. The ‘tampon tax’ has been around for 14 years – why has it become such a big issue now? Firstly, it is incorrect to assume that the ‘tampon tax’ was not an issue when the GST was…

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    The Feminine Mystique was a call for women confined in the housewife trap to forge a revolution. Betty Friedan argues that society had stunted the growth of women, preventing her development through prejudice in education, science, and media outlets. Freidan reasons that the haze that had descended over the middle-classed suburbanites of the 1950’s has stripped women bare of identity with a false promise of fulfilment. Freidan contends for the equality of women, but since her argument is…

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    The role of women shifted from a stay at home lifestyle to a more active and involved one. This change showed how Americans were starting to reject social norms and change American from within. The Feminine Mystique, written in 1963 by Betty Friedan, was a very popular book that put on display the public opinion about women’s rights at the time (Evelyn Reed 1964). It was one of the most influential, nonfiction books during the 1960s and continues to have influence to this day. The Feminine…

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