Clothing company apologizes for image of black child in ‘coolest monkey’ hoodie

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Clothing company apologizes for image of black child in ‘coolest monkey’ hoodie

Fast-fashion retailer Hennes & Mauritz, better known as H&M, was widely criticized on social media over the weekend for posing a black child model in a hoodie that read, “coolest monkey in the jungle.” “Monkey” has long been considered a racial slur directed to people of African descent.

Written by ddn1515

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