Advocacy Advertisement

Advocacy Advertisement

An advertisement that promotes something other than a good or service. Specifically, advocacy advertising advances a political, social, religious or other, similar issue. A commercial asking viewers to vote for a certain candidate is an example of advocacy advertising. An advocacy advertisement may ask for donations for causes. Advocacy advertising is important in raising awareness.
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Each of the two papers surveyed published an average of one advocacy advertisement per day.
LOS ANGELES -- The 'China Daily' newspaper, the largest English language news portal in China, has refused to publish an advocacy advertisement created by AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the largest global AIDS organization, that targets China for its misuse of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria.
the United States Supreme Court ruled that the electioneering communication ban contained in the BRCA was unconstitutional with respect to such issue advocacy advertisements.
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According to the bill, civilians will not be allowed to run paid advocacy advertisements in newspapers and magazines regarding the national referendum.
In my own research on the Crowsnest Pass, I have found some highly ideological advocacy advertisements that ran in local papers just after World War II.
Advocacy advertisements on Mike Allen's Politico Playbook, March 12-16
Following are two of AHF's advocacy advertisements that have run and will run on www.
In addition, the New York Times reported that as of October 17, 2010, AFF had devoted more than half of its television advertising spending in 2010 to express advocacy advertisements.