Ruth Kelly, Opus Dei hoo-ha… what’s that all about?

Apparently best known for being the villains in Dan Brown’s incredibly successful the Da Vinci Code, Opus Dei continues to cause problems for education secretary, Ruth Kelly, thanks to its conservative Catholicism. The story originally broke in the Times, back in December and while the Guardian was quick to point out the differences Continue reading

Dove & ‘real beauty’: Naïve marketing strategy#8

Katharine announced this weekend that we’re dumping all Dove product following their Campaign for Real Beauty, which you may have spotted on busses and elsewhere. I’m not talking about the ice cream, which remains kosher, but shampoo and conditioner (neither of which bother me), cleansers, body washes etcetera. Unfortunately, I’d recently stocked on Continue reading