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Pepsi Ad Leaves a Bad Taste

Pepsi Ad Leaves a Bad Taste

Laura Rubio, Staff Writer

April 18, 2017


Filed under Dining, Dining, FEATURES

On April 4, Pepsi released a new ad featuring Kendall Jenner “joining the conversation” alongside fellow protesters and easing tensions with riot police by handing one of the officers a Pepsi. Talk about missing the mark.

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Social Justice Is a Movement, Not a Marketing Strategy

Social Justice Is a Movement, Not a Marketing Strategy

Melanie Pineda, Staff Writer

April 17, 2017


Filed under OPINION

Even though Pepsi is by no means the only company guilty of using social justice in their product tactics, this ever growing trend of abusing activism for companies’ personal gain needs to be called out and stopped.

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Pepsi Is Opening a New Restaurant, and They’re Not Even Serving Pepsi

Pepsi Is Opening a New Restaurant, and They’re Not Even Serving Pepsi

Medardo Perez, Contributing Writer

February 10, 2016


Filed under FEATURES

Pepsi is set to open its first restaurant in Chelsea this spring, but it won't be selling any carbonated drinks.

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