H&M accused of racism over children’s hoodie
H&M has been accused of racism because of a children’s jumper which appeared on their website.
The green hooded jumper had the slogan ‘coolest monkey in the jungle’ and was modeled by a black child.
Multiple Twitter users addressed the brand, explaining that dressing a black child in a hoodie with this slogan was at best racially insensitive and at worst actively racist.
Other Twitter users pointed out that the rest of the child models, who were white, had been styled in jumpers with slogans such as ‘survival expert’ on the front of them.
Metro.co.uk contacted H&M to ask them what... read more
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