Women’s sex toy maker sues New York City subway, calls ad ban sexist

A proposed Dame Products LLC ad that the company said was banned by the New York Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA), and which was included in a lawsuit filed against the MTA, is seen in this handout image released June 18, 2019. Courtesy Dame Products, LLC/Handout via REUTERS

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A new lawsuit asks why New York City’s subway accepts advertisements depicting erectile dysfunction, bare buttocks, inflatable plastic breasts, “Kyng”-sized condoms and cactuses shaped like phalluses, but is refusing ads for women’s sex toys. Dame Products, a women-owned startup that promises to “close the pleasure gap” for women by selling “toys, […]

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