More than 1,000 Press Outlets Covering Walmart & Cosmo Victory

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Within 24 hours of announcing Walmart’s policy change to remove Cosmopolitan Magazine from all check out aisles in their 5,000+ stores, more than 1,000 press outlets have covered NCOSE’s victory. It is also trending on Twitter nationwide.

Haley Halverson Today Show Cosmopolitan Walmart
Haley Halverson on The Today Show on March 28, 2018


NCOSE was on the Today Show, BBC, and many local Fox Affiliates. We have requests for interviews with The New York Times, Inside Edition, The Washington Post, and HLN, Across America. Many outlets reported Walmart’s decision as occurring in the context of the #MeToo movement, which occurred thanks to strategic messaging by NCOSE.


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Here is a sampling of some of the news that came out in just the first day.






















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The Numbers


NCOSE leads the Coalition to End Sexual Exploitation with over 300 member organizations.


The National Center on Sexual Exploitation has had over 100 policy victories since 2010. Each victory promotes human dignity above exploitation.


NCOSE’s activism campaigns and victories have made headlines around the globe. Averaging 93 mentions per week by media outlets and shows such as Today, CNN, The New York Times, BBC News, USA Today, Fox News and more.



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