Sex in advertising or sex sells is the use of sexual or erotic imagery (also called sex appeal) in advertising to draw interest to a particular product, for purpose of sale. The following are responses to several questions in regards to the article that gloria steinem makes in which she explains how advertisement and journalism have united in order to target consumers to create a cloud of useless information and information that is based on a male centered societysex, lies and advertising. Article 28sex, lies & advertising gloria steinem gloria steinem was a founding editor of “ms” in 1972 and is now its cons.
Gloria steinem was the founder and original publisher of ms magazine, and is generally regarded as one of the more influential feminist commentators of the late twentieth century. Sex, lies & advertising by gloria steinem published in ms magazine, july/august 1990, reproduced with permission suppose archaeologists of the future dug up women's magazines and used them to judge american women.