The Independent

Gillette Combats Toxic Masculinity With New Ad

Robert Kukla, Arts & Life Editor

February 12, 2019

Gillette’s new ad campaign is urging men to stand up against toxic masculinity. The ad depicts several anxious men looking at themselves in the mirror and listening to news about bullying, the #MeToo movement and sexual harassment while a voiceover asks: “Is this the best a man can get?” The ad goes on to challenge “...

Why I refuse to be silent: “Me Too”

Why I refuse to be silent: “Me Too”

October 31, 2017

I logged onto my social media profiles on Oct. 15 and the words “me too” flooded my feeds. Moved ...

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