NewsOdy

News details

donation

Woke-washing: how brands are cashing in on the culture wars

Woke-washing: how brands are cashing in on the culture wars
Thursday 23
14:33 2019

Imagine getting angry over a sandwich. When Marks & Spencer launched its LGBT sandwich – basically, your classic BLT with some gay guacamole thrown in – I, along with a list of other LGBTQ commentators, was asked by ITV’s This Morning if I was offended by the sandwich. I wasn’t, and neither were any of the others they asked, so this fixture of daytime television settled on a former associate of David Icke, who proceeded to rant about trans people. How did we arrive at a point where sandwich packaging is debated on daytime TV? Brands are increasingly flirting with ...

Rate this article:

Read more from The Guardian : Woke-washing: how brands are cashing in on the culture wars
The Guardian : Woke-washing: how brands are cashing in on the culture wars

Summary: Imagine getting angry over a sandwich. When Marks & Spencer launched its LGBT sandwich – basically, your classic BLT with some gay guacamole thrown in – I, along with a list of other LGBTQ commentators, was asked by ITV’s This Morning if I was offended by the sandwich. I wasn’t, ...

Tags
🎬Latest Reviews

Munich shooter was mentally ill loner Ali David Sonboly obsessed with shooting sprees

As the first pictures of those killed started to emerge yesterday, it ...

Mom-of-14 Natalie Suleman tells of shame over stripper past and Xanax addiction

Controversial mother of 14 Natalie Suleman has told how she was forced ...

Supreme court prorogation hearing: who are the judges?

Eleven of the 12 justices on the supreme court are taking part ...

Dave Martinez won’t need further treatment, can return when cleared to travel

The manager will rejoin the team when he's cleared to travel, and ...

Latest Santa Anita horse fatality brings total to 31 since late December

The Los Angeles Times reports a 4-year-old gelding was euthanized Monday after ...

Trump says deal on guns ‘much harder,’ blames Beto O’Rourke’s comments last week

Congress is in a “holding pattern” until President Trump makes clear what ...
loading
🎬Most popular reviews

Munich shooter was mentally ill loner Ali David Sonboly obsessed with shooting sprees

As the first pictures of those killed started to emerge yesterday, it ...

Mom-of-14 Natalie Suleman tells of shame over stripper past and Xanax addiction

Controversial mother of 14 Natalie Suleman has told how she was forced ...

British Airways pilot Colin Glover suspended for 'photos performing sex acts at 38000ft'

Colin Glover, who lives in Dublin, denies he is the man in ...

'English-speaking' homeless woman in Rome called 'Maria' could be Madeleine McCann

The blonde girl (pictured), who is thought to be in her late ...

Son of Pablo Escobar says the Colombian drug lord KILLED HIMSELF

Sebastian Marroquin, 39, pictured with his father Pablo Escobar, said it was ...

Sex, snogs and saints: Six shocking Madonna moments

After almost four decades in the public eye, Madonna has created more ...
loading

Comments

Login / Sign Up

Popular Entities

Twitter

Twitter

comments
London

London

comments
lawyer

lawyer

comments
surgery

surgery

comments

Popular categories