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Clothing company in hot water after matching black child’s face with body of monkey

By BYP @blackyouthproj 9:28 am July 10, 2014 A children’s clothing line is coming under fire after a t-shirt featuring a monkey’s body was paired with the face of a black boy on a cardboard cut out. The combination was first spotted on Twitter Wednesday, and is now creating an uproar. The company, Just Add […]

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Dunkin’ Donuts Issues Apology for ‘Blackface’ Advertisement

By BYP @blackyouthproj 12:10 pm September 4, 2013 Dunkin’ Donuts has issued an apology and is removing an ad that features a person in blackface. The ad, which promotes the chain’s charcoal donut, appeared in Thailand: Karen Raskopf, the chief communications officer for Dunkin’ Brands, told the New York Daily News the campaign for the […]

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Game of Thrones: MJB Discusses Her Burger King Commercial

By Summer M. 12:09 pm June 29, 2012 Mary, Mary, Mary, Mary, Mary. Just give it up already, will you? Mary J. Blige talked to Hot 97’s Angie Martinez about her poorly thought out Burger King commercial. And she’s still crying foul:

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