Swiffer pulls ads of Rosie the Riveter icon to promote its Mops — You Can Do It!

Swiffer quickly tried to pull its ads using feminist icon of Rosie the Riveter — You Can Do It (Mop It, that is) — in response to outrage. As Annie-Rose Strasser puts it, women cleaning the house is something that doesn’t quite play into women’s accomplishments.

http://thinkprogress.org/economy/2013/06/03/2093601/swiffer-rosie-the-riveter/?mobile=nc

 

Swiffer Rosie

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~ by artpoped on June 6, 2013.

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