Campaign published a pathetic piece titled, “Welcome to 2019: Stand up for creativity”—which unintentionally underscored the continual falling down of creativity in adland today.
For starters, the report was illustrated with the image above, depicting White action figures inhabiting a Barbie Dream House of exclusivity.
Next, the trade journal spotlighted an all-White panel of the usual suspects delivering the usual bullshit.
One dullard did deliver the dime-a-dozen desideratum for diversity—gushing about the most clichéd and contrived “solutions” involving the recruitment of underprivileged youth.
Welcome to 2019—a smokescreen-filled rerun of 1919 and every year since.