Advocacy Advertisement

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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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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.