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Say What?! New Nivea ad: Racist?

19 Aug

The internet is ablaze this morning over the new Nivea total body products ad. The re-civilize ad states “Look Like You Give A Damn”, showcasing a groomed African American male grasping a beheaded African American man with a full fro and facial hair. WOW.

I can see what they were trying to acheive BUT…yeah…simply ill-executed.

Here’s the full article:

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/money_co/2011/08/nivea-re-civilize-ad.html

What do you guys think?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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1 Comment

Posted by on August 19, 2011 in News

 

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One response to “Say What?! New Nivea ad: Racist?

  1. Dulani

    August 19, 2011 at 11:35 am

    Fucked up!

     

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