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Classism

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/03/28/ford-cadillac_n_5050950.html

http://autoindustryclassism.blogspot.com/

http://www.refinery29.com/2015/10/95285/jennifer-aniston-emirates-airline-commercial

http://teenarcher.com/post/100168637636/these-rob-lowe-directv-commercials-are-the-most

Gender Identity and Sexism

http://americablog.com/2015/01/yet-another-supremely-homophobic-tv-commercial-snickers.html

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1039369/Mr-Ts-Snickers-advert-axed-US-human-rights-groups-complain-homophobia.html

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/allison-lantagne/gender-roles-media_b_5326199.html

http://thekojonnamdishow.org/shows/2012-02-02/gender-stereotyping-tv-ads

Gender Identity and Sexism

http://www.sociology.org/care-bears-vs-transformers-gender-stereotypes-in-advertisements/

http://www.businessinsider.com/ikea-transgender-ads-2013-1

http://universe.byu.edu/2014/09/17/carls-jr-facing-criticism-for-ads-again/

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-gloucestershire-18075633

Racism

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/05/01/tyler-the-creator-racist-mountain-dew-commercial-pepsico_n_3193650.html

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/10/07/racist-commercials_n_5947676.html

http://atlantablackstar.com/2013/11/19/9-racist-ads-commercials-that-promote-negative-images-of-black-people/

http://racerelations.about.com/od/hollywood/a/5-Common-Arab-Stereotypes-In-Television-And-Film.htm

Multiple

https://greeneggsandlam.wordpress.com/2011/05/23/from-their-commercials-i-have-concluded-that-mcdonalds-is-classist-burger-king-is-sexist-and-jack-in-the-box-is-a-full-supporter-of-irresponsible-behavior/

https://contently.com/strategist/2015/10/09/5-ad-campaigns-that-shatter-gender-stereotypes/

https://medialiteracyproject.org/deconstructions/axe-effect/

https://sites.la.utexas.edu/utaustinsoc/2012/04/13/chicken-soda-power-and-stereotypes-in-advertisements/

Ageism

http://www.smh.com.au/comment/being-old-is-not-wearisome-it-is-being-stereotyped-20130620-2olpq.html

http://seniorplanet.org/taco-bells-superbowl-ad-ageist-or-not/

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/carol-orsborn/worst-ads_b_4577657.html

http://www.agingwatch.com/?p=439

Religion

http://www.post-gazette.com/business/businessnews/2010/08/22/Ad-campaign-re-branding-Mormons-as-regular-folks/stories/201008220224

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/09/us/in-a-commercial-a-tacit-acceptance-of-islam-in-america.html?_r=0

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/13/business/media/laying-the-lox-on-thick-a-dating-site-focuses-on-jewish-humor.html

http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Main/ChristianityIsCatholic