Ayaan Hirsi Ali Everyone followed the cartoon crisis, or the crisis about the cartoon drawings of Mohammed in Denmark. That led to an explosion of violence because large groups of Muslims still will not accept criticism of their religion. Over and over again, when in the name of Islam, human blood is shed, Muslims are very quiet. When drawings are made or some perceived slight or offences given by writing a book, or making a drawing, or in some way criticising the dogmas of Islam, people take to the streets.
Share Via Email Published: Personal care brand Dove has apologised for a body wash advert that showed a black woman removing a top to reveal a white woman underneath, following accusations of racism. The three-second video clip appeared in the United States on the social networking site Facebook.
Dove said on Twitter that it had "missed the mark in representing women of colour thoughtfully" and deeply regretted any offence caused.
The ad showed a black woman removing her top, revealing a white woman underneath. She then took off her t-shirt, showing a third woman with a darker skin tone underneath. Sulfate free with percent gentle cleansers, our body wash gets top marks from dermatologists," the advert said.
We apologise deeply and sincerely for the offence that it has caused. Here is one viral tweet: One racist ad makes you suspect. Two racist ads makes you kinda guilty. You do good work.
Have been for years. They also re-posted pictures of a Dove self-tanning lotion labelled "for normal to dark skin". Twitter user African Child said: People are woke people have a say and people are allowed to boycott products. Jones said on Twitter:2. For Women of Color, Lighter Skin Means More Beauty.
The absence of women of color in images of beauty is even more disturbing when you realize that when the industry does advertise to women of color, it often includes telling us we should have lighter skin. Get the latest international news and world events from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more.
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Latest breaking news, including politics, crime and celebrity. Find stories, updates and expert opinion. Watch video · Dove, a Unilever brand, was criticized in over an ad which showed three women side by side in front of a before-and-after image of cracked and smooth skin, with a black woman on the “before” side and a white woman on the “after” side.
LONDON: Personal care brand Dove has apologised for a body wash advert that showed a black woman removing a top to reveal a white woman underneath, following accusations of racism. The three-second video clip appeared in the United States on the social networking site Facebook.