October 8th, 2011

Channel One Promotes "Not Safe For School" Pics in Schools

By Josh Golin
Campaign for a Commercial Free Childhood

If you’re one of the 5.5 million students in a school with Channel One News, you have to watch ads every day as part of your taxpayer-funded class time. And one thing you’ll see is ads for websites operated by Channel One’s parent company, Alloy Media and Marketing. One of those websites is Teen.com. Despite the name, Channel One advertises Teen.com to both its junior high and high school students. So I stopped by Teen.com today to see what was being promoted to a captive audience of children as young as 11. Here’s what’s on the homepage:

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