News GapKids "Racial Inequality" Ad backlash

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  1. chapped

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    GAPKids and Ellen Degeneres got generally favorable reviews when they debuted their gender-neutral line for young girls last summer. Everything seemed to be going well for GAPKids x ED until this weekend.

    Their newest campaign is centered around the mantra "girls can do anything."

    It features Le Petit Cirque, "the only all-kid humanitarian cirque company in the world," but no one seemed to care about that once the tweet with the new images surfaced.

    The campaign was met with major backlash because the only dancer of color featured was acting as an armrest for a white girl.


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    Cloths are racist.
     
  3. chapped

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    that they are
     
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    un-fucking-believable.

    when is this shit going to end? :facepalm:
     
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    I'm trying, really hard , not to smash stuff every time I read shit like this!!!! really hard...
     
  6. chapped

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    you know how they say never say never??

    well never
     
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    its okay man... try to not let it get to you... now you go outside find a nice colored kid to lean on and relax
     
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    When are jeans just jeans
     
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    Shoulda had a couple of the white girls on a couch, using the black girl as a footstool, just to see if it's possible to induce a heart attack or stroke.
     
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    Some people just go through life looking for straws to grasp.
     
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    show them this pic and tell them to shove it up their social justice warrior black lives matter asses.

    http://i.***************/i/pix/2015/07/20/22/2AB37DE600000578-3168780-image-m-99_1437428412595.jpg
     
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    Then if they come back with "there is only one black girl in the ad, it's not enough" tell them they are 13% of the population and it is more than enough.
     
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    When everyone is black
     
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    Fatima La'Juan Muse :backlol:
     
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    my thing here is that the gap has put that kid with the standing splits or whatever in a position that
    invites internet shenanigans

    i'm just saying there's a whole lotta real creepy shit you could post based on that
     
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    @ the bar
     
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    Thanks Ellen
     
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    All I see is a tall and short kid showing the clothing length
     
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    Please understand that, if this image offends you, then you'd be doing the world a favor by killing yourself and any children you may have brought into existence.
     
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