Religion is also coming under fire for television advertising. The United Church of Christ runs ads which show people of all kinds being welcomed at their church - the disabled, the blind, the aged, the young after being turned away from other churches. However, the ad also features two women with their arms round each other, and so the Bush administration is attacking the ad on moral grounds, saying it will upset those opposed to homosexuality (Nichols). Another controversial ad which offends many people is the one by the National Council oc Churches against the Iraq war, saying the war, "violates God's law and the teachings of Jesus Christ" (Cooperman).
Advertising to children is becoming very controversial because most advertising during children's programming is for food