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Advertising to children

Posted by: Nicholas McMurry ( Ireland ) on January 28, 19100 at 15:57:04:

In Reply to: and one more thing!... posted by alexander stollznow on January 16, 19100 at 15:41:22:

: oh yes, i forgot the most important point!
: Kilroy says...
: "I think it is fairly easy to tell when exploitation of children is occuring and when it is not"

: This is the whole crux of the issue! It is NOT easy to tell

Some people believe that all advertising to children and not to their parents is by its very nature exploitative. In Sweden, all advertising aimed at children is illegal, and they are attempting to have it banned throughout the EU. I, for one, would support such a move.

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