Hear Rachel on NPR’s Marketplace
Rachel recently appeared on a segment of NPR’s Marketplace, weighing in on the recent trend of corporate commercials highlighting female empowerment. These spots, from brands such as Always and Pantene, seem more like PSAs rather than advertisements.
“I want to have every girl have her teacher to tell her to stop apologizing, not a shampoo commercial. But if we don’t live in that world I don’t want to throw out the commercial just on principle,” Simmons says.
Listen to the full segment here.