H&M sparks outrage with 'coolest monkey in the jungle' hoodie modelled by black boy

H&M has sparked outrage after an image of a black child modelling a hoodie with the slogan “coolest monkey in the jungle” appeared on its website.
The high street fashion giant, which operates stores in Birmingham and across the West Midlands, has since apologised for any offence caused.
The climbdown from the company comes after Twitter users called out the clothing advert, with many highlighting it for being unacceptable and even "racist."
Blogger Stephanie Yeboah wrote: “Whose idea was it at @hm to have this little sweet black boy wear a jumper that says ‘coolest monkey in... read more

 
8 January 2018 in Regional West, Views: 40
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