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When is it okay to be a monkey?

Observing H&M’s recent PR misstep, we might ask ourselves: under what circumstances is a monkey sweater acceptable, and how much work do we have to do to figure it out? 1,186 more words

Black Children

Several months ago, my little one and I were at a fast food place, waiting for our order. An older Black man walked in, dressed to the nines. 591 more words

Black Lives

Parents Of The Child Who Wore The H&M 'Monkey' Hoodie Speak Out In First Interview

There has been an international outrage over Liam Mango, the five-year-old model, who wore a “Coolest Monkey In The Jungle” hoodie for an H&M advertisement. 332 more words


H&M Racist?

For this weeks discussion, we will be covering the latest scandal by the fashion group H&M and their “racist actions”. First of all, I would just like to say everyone has a different opinion on certain subjects. 226 more words


Not So Cool Now? H&M Closes Shop in South Africa Over Racist Ad Retaliation

The multinational clothing-retail giant had to suspend its operations in South Africa after local protesters ransacked several of its stores in response to a racist ad. 175 more words


Corporate Greed & Racism in South Africa - Why the EFF's Protest against H&M should be encouraged

The ANC Government, under Pres. Jacob Zuma, has created a toxic environment where accounatability has become a swear word hurled at them by opposition parties and civil society. 806 more words



At the beginning of the week, social media was in a frenzy over a photoshoot from H&M featuring the son of Terry Mango modelling a hoodie top with the words “Coolest Monkey in The Jungle”. 610 more words