March 8th, 2016 By Jack Morton
International Women’s Day is observed on March 8th every year to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. Today marks the 105th International Women’s Day, an event that got its start in New York City when 15,000 women marched through the city demanding voting rights and better working conditions.
To learn more about International Women’s Day check out www.internationalwomensday.com or www2.unwomen.org.
No doubt feminism is having a mainstream moment in advertising. From Ram Trucks to Always to Barbie – female empowerment is everywhere. Although, all this feminist brand love is not without controversy. Take a few minutes and check out some of the most creative and touching feminist (sometimes feminist-ish) brand moments and campaigns from the past few years.
Nivea: Dare to Dip
Microsoft: What are you going to make?
Ram Trucks: Courage Is Already Inside
Always: #LikeAGirl – Girl Emojis
Verizon: Inspire Her Mind
Brawny Paper Towels: #StrengthHasNoGender
Barbie: Imagine The Possibilities
P&G: My Black Is Beautiful
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