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16 Banned Advertisements Pushing The Limits of Sexism

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The advertising world and famous brands love to objectify women's bodies. This list is composed of extreme examples of these contradictory and humiliating ads.

1. JBS

1. JBS
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JBS is a Danish male undergarment brand that is known for its provocative ad campaigns. As you can see from the image, the campaign showcases one single occupation as a fetish object. This is why the campaign was banned in many places.

2. Megafon

2. Megafon
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The writing on the ad can be translated as 'The coverage area is especially important during work hours.' This ad belongs to the Russian GSM operator Megafon. This ridiculous ad depicts a businessman who is taking a picture of that lady's legs without her knowing.

3. Another JBS ad

3. Another JBS ad
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Another banned ad from JBS. This brand is known to represent women as sexual objects and likes to use models that are smelling male underwear.

4. MTV

4. MTV
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This MTV ad belongs the Ogilvy in Portugal. MTV claimed that they would like to promote sexual precautions. However, things went wrong. and the ad was banned immediately.

5. Natan

5. Natan
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Brazilian jewelry brand Natan is humiliating women by claiming that diamonds are the easiest way to get laid.

6. And this is JBS again.

6. And this is JBS again.
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The image speaks for itself. However, the worst part is the writing below which says 'Men don't want to look at other naked men.'

7. Glassing Sunglasses

7. Glassing Sunglasses
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This banned ad from Italy literally depicts the saying 'Kiss my ass' in the worst way possible.

8. Dolce & Gabbana

8. Dolce & Gabbana
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This D&G ad is banned because it implies and promotes violence and bullying against women.

9. Sisley

9. Sisley
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This ad was immediately banned after its release as it presented women as shopping addicts.

10. Suit Supply

Suit Supply, the male clothing brand from Holland, is known to publish provocative and commodifying advertisements. These ads are banned on both online and offline media.

11. AIDES

11. AIDES
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AIDES is actually a foundation that helps AIDS patients. This ad is actually trying to promote sexual precautions. However, the ad is banned as it represents AIDS patients as poisonous beings.

12. New Yorker

13. Puma

13. Puma
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This Puma ad caused a lot of debates when it was published and it was banned immediately in many countries.

14. Naked

15. Wild Stone

16. Finally, this ad from Nakshatra.

16. Finally, this ad from Nakshatra.
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'She would enjoy expensive lingerie more!'

According to Nakshatra, women will be willing to sleep with you if you buy them expensive diamonds.

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