Do you want your children to start smoking and drinking? Do you want them to lose their life? Alcohol and tobacco advertising causes peer pressure to young people and influences them to start smoking and drinking. You can’t even let your child watch TV because of all of the alcohol advertising that is going on.
Commercials on TV always are advertising alcohol they talk about how cool it can be but they never say the danger it can bring. What happens if your son is watching his cartoons on TV and all of the sudden a commercial on TV starts saying oh “now you can buy two alcohol products for half price” that’s going to make them want to buy it? ”Hispanics are the fastest growing ethnic group ...view middle of the document...
Those countries are Netherland, USA, Canada, and New Zealand. These countries are doing the correct thing.
“Most athletes drink because they play sports” (Jones) That is something that is true I mean I know a lot of people that are baseball players soccer players and basketball players and they all drink. But what does that have to do with the kids? Well they say that the kids try to be like they’re parents. Plus of those people that I know they get they’re alcohol just because they see on TV very cheap and that is considered alcohol advertising. (Jones)
The Commercial Television Industry Code of Practice does not allow alcohol advertising before 8:30pm, but in what Senator Di Natale called “a huge loophole”, alcohol ads can be shown at any time of day as part of a live sporting broadcast. (Dan) That is a good thing that the television industry is doing at Australia.
Alcohol companies are avoiding the ban of alcohol advertising through some internet pages like Facebook and many others. (SUE) See now when your kid is on their Facebook or any other internet page they are going to see alcohol advertising. What has the world been coming this alcohol companies care more about they’re money then they care about the good kids.
CHILDREN as young as 12 who live in areas saturated with liquor outlets are more likely to drink than their peers, researchers say.(Amy) Now not only this kids are seeing alcohol in TV but on their own neighborhood. That is something that we should do about kids are going to become alcoholics even before they are 21. That is worrying a lot of parents and I understand them.