WHAT WE’RE DISCUSSING:
With March being Women’s Empowerment Month, we’d expect more thoughfulness from advertisers. A NYC subway ad got the conversation started one Monday morning at our offices. It does nothing to encourage teen moms to push harder to strive for the prosperous lives they seek for themselves and their children. Check out why we’re against it here.
President Obama signed the Violence Against Women Act this week and we couldn’t be more excited, as it’s been a long time coming! The House recently approved it and all we needed was the president’s signature and now we have it. President Obama proclaimed today, “a day of advocates” and “a day of the survivors.” Find out what the act is all about and get a recap of his speech here.
Terrence Howard’s latest film, “Dead Man Down” hits theaters this weekend and #TeamBeautiful got a sneak peek earlier this week. Howard stuck around to chat with the tastemakers who viewed the tale of revenge. During the conversation, Howard was candid, insightful and a little bit left of center, ok let us stop, he was just flat out strange. Here’s why!