Why Is It Morally Wrong Marketing Directly To Children

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Company’s market products to children, through television commercials and kid shows .They design them to appeal to children to advertise products vary from toys to snack foods. I personally don’t agree with what companies are doing today advertising too the youth.

In my opinion I believe it is morally wrong marketing directly to children is one of the factors in the obesity epidemic in children. Advisements may also encourage eating disorders, mature sexuality, youth violence and family stress. They do not understand the concept of intent to sell and regularly accept advertising claims at face value. Young people view more than 40,000 ads per year on television alone and gradually are being exposed to advertising on the Internet, in magazines,
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