Gillette released a new advertisement Monday based on its slogan “The Best Men Can Be,” and people have pretty polarizing opinions on the message of the ad. In the ad, Gillette immediately addresses men’s role in the cultural discourse of the #MeToo and #TimesUp movement, citing words like bullying, sexual harassment and toxic masculinity. #TheBestMenCanBe is always evolving, but shaping the men of tomorrow starts with actions we take today.
(AP) — Facebook says it is investing $300 million over the next three years in news initiatives, with a focus on local news partnerships and other programs. The money will go toward reporting grants for local newsrooms, expanding Facebook’s program to help local newsrooms with subscription business models and investing in nonprofits aimed at supporting local news.
British Prime Minister Theresa May suffers devastating defeat on key Brexit vote
THE MOON — Cotton seeds carried to the moon by a Chinese probe have sprouted, marking what could be the first plant to ever grow there, according to Chinese government images. In making the announcement Tuesday, Chinese researchers released pictures from the probe showing the tiny plant growing in a small pot inside the spacecraft, hundreds of thousands of kilometers away from the Earth.