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UtneCast: Lucas Conley on Good, Bad, and Unethical Advertisements

 by Bennett Gordon

Tags: brands, advertisements, Obsessive Branding Disorder, Lucas Conley,

Times Square Ads“We will always have brands,” Lucas Conley writes in his new book Obsessive Branding Disorder, but some brand marketing campaigns are just wrong. In this week’s episode of the UtneCast, Conley sits down with Utne Reader assistant web editor Bennett Gordon to listen to a few advertisements and to talk about how brands and marketing are creating a more jaded society.

To read an excerpt from the book about how branding is eroding trust in people, click here.

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Image by Paul Carlon, licensed under Creative Commons.