"Salute to military" ads canceled

Title"Salute to military" ads canceled
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication1990
PublisherIndiana University School of Journalism
Publication Languageeng
AbstractThough the Arizona Daily Star newspaper usually sells classified adds for Mother's Day or Valentine's day to be purchased to honor loved ones, they drew the line at a "salute to military personnel" ad campaign, finding the mixture of commercialism and patriotism distasteful.
NotesFineLine: The Newsletter On Journalism Ethics, vol. 2, no. 8 (November/December 1990), p. 8.