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Climate change ‘exaggerated’ in government adverts (reading response 04/22)

April 22nd, 2010 by Walta Yoseph on Environmental Studies 219 · No Comments · Uncategorized

The article talks about advertisements targeting children released in the UK, which were banned due to exaggerated content. These advertisements explicate the dangers of climate change, and they subsequently received a negative response from the public. The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) claimed that they were exaggerated. Most of the advertisements were banned, but one remains, [...]

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