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Gillette’s newest advertisement has garnered criticism, yet others insist that it just a call for men to check each other. (Courtesy of Flickr)

Gillette’s Controversy: Are Men Being Their Best

January 30, 2019

If you were rubbed the wrong way by this commercial, I implore you to ask yourself why an ad that pushes men to respect other men and treat women better is so provocative.

The use of ad-blockers has become a controversial topic with the rise of Internet ads. Sherwin Crasto/AP

Ad- Blockers Encourage Better Advertisement Content

September 30, 2015

By Tyler Dikun Apps like Adblock Plus and Crystal have skyrocketed to the top of Apple’s paid-apps list. Known as extensions to encoders, these apps provide a necessary filter against the all-too-familiar, irrelevant and a...

The use of ad-blockers has become a controversial topic with the rise of Internet ads. Sherwin Crasto/AP

Advertisements Necessary for Media to Flourish

September 30, 2015

By Jaclyn Weiner The effect of ad-blockers has been a buzzing topic in the news lately. During the past year ad-blocking has been on the rise. According to an ad-blocking report provided by PageFair and Adobe, the use...

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