Magazine forced to apologise over sexist advert for #interns

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INTERNS WANTED

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A fashion magazine owned by Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp was forced to apologise after it used a controversial image of a woman in underwear and on her hands and knees to advertise an intern position.

The provocative advert featured a model, wearing only lingerie and a pair of high-heeled shoes, on a bed with ‘interns wanted’ written across it. It was posted on the Instagram page belonging to Sunday Style, a weekly fashion and beauty insert with a circulation 900,000.

MORE:  http://www.nzherald.co.nz/lifestyle/news/article.cfm?c_id=6&objectid=11384859

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