Earlier this month The Brazilian Ministry of Human Rights banned advertising to children under 12 and imposed restrictions on campaigns aimed at 12 - 18 year olds.
Not surprisingly, the narrow list of exceptions includes educating children about good nutrition, safety, education, and health. (Jaffe, 2014)
So what do you think? Is this a good idea? Should the U.S. do the same?
Jaffe, J. (2014, April 15) The End Of Advertising. mediapost.com. Retrieved April 17, 2014, from