April 4th, 2003

Changes Requested in Ads for Youth

By Stuart Elliott
The New York Times

Activists are pressing for change on two youth-related issues, one involving alcohol advertising on the radio and the other involving marketing of snack foods in schools. Also, activists joined the organization Commercial Alert in Portland, Ore., to begin a campaign to reduce childhood obesity by seeking bans on marketing and unhealthy snacks and beverages in schools.

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