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Australia: Wedding magazine closes due to power of pink pound

Australia: Wedding magazine closes due to power of pink pound

An Australian wedding magazine has closed after LGBT+ activists used the power of the ‘pink pound’ to persuade advertisers to abandon it, over a decision not to cover same-sex marriages. The founders of White Magazine, Luke and Carla Burrell, said they had decided to close it after experiencing a “flood of judgement” that left it […]

LGBT youth slam ad industry for lack of visibility

LGBT youth slam ad industry for lack of visibility

Young people attacked the global advertising industry on Thursday for failing to represent them, as a major new poll indicated almost a third of those aged between 18 and 21 in the United States now identify as LGBT. For millennials, aged between 22 and 39, the figure was 20 percent, found the survey – shared […]