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Raina Delisle

Writer, Communications Consultant

Raina Delisle is a writer and communications consultant based in Victoria, B.C. A former newspaper reporter/editor and TV news producer, she now contributes to leading Canadian print and digital publications. She is passionate about storytelling for social change.
Toys R Us

Marketing To Kids: Parents, Corporations Must Share Responsibility

I'm not buying the "if you don't like it, don't buy it" argument. Images have an impact whether or not you allow them into your home. The more we normalize corseted costumes and Daisy Dukes, the more our girls will be attracted to them. I can tell my daughter that the "firefighter goes to the fetish club" costume is inappropriate, but when she sees a happy girl her age on the packaging, she's getting mixed messages.
10/24/2014 12:10 EDT