An undated photo of an advert for a hoodie by H&M.
The Swedish company removed the ad, which appeared on its United Kingdom site, in response to the backlash. "Do you think this imagery is an appropriate representation of a young black boy?" she added, addressing the retailer. "The entire narrative is a fail for 2018", said the Twitter user.
'Racist' H&M hoodie ad Pulled from online after online backlash
"This image has now been removed from all H&M channels and we apologise to anyone this may have offended", the company told the Daily News in a terse statement from its Stockholm headquarters. "We believe in diversity and inclusion in all that we do and will be reviewing all our internal policies accordingly to avoid any future issues".
Dexter Neptune wrote: #BlackTwitter h&m is cancelled won't see anymore money from me.
"They removed the picture but are still selling the item". A number of people literally announced their boycott of H&M via Twitter.
This is not the first time that a major company has been skewered for using racist or insensitive advertising.
Was An Unbelievable Year For Me - Salah
The Egyptian succeeds Algerian Riyad Mahrez of Leicester City as holder of the most prized CAF individual award . Salah dedicated the award to the children of Africa and Egypt, urging them to follow their dreams and belief.
Bridesmaid Christina Karas recorded the last part of Heather's wedding vows. "The last words she said were her vows", Karas said. But the love story of the couple took an unpleasant turn on December 23, 2016 when Lindsay was diagnosed with breast cancer.
Owner James Kim and cashier Ronald were on hand, and Ronald showed FOX 11 his ritual for people who buy tickets at his shop. That's more than they spent on movies, video games, music, sports tickets and books - combined.
Either the vehicle's brakes failed or a auto cut ahead of the bus, causing it to veer off its intended path. Ten ambulances, fire brigade officials, and three medivac helicopters were on the scene, agencies reported.
Earlier a foreign ministry official in Seoul had said the ship had been seized briefly by customs authorities who inspected it. The Hong Kong government said in a statement Friday it had noted media reports that the Lighthouse Winmore had been seized.
On Monday, morning lows will likely be in the teens and twenties and afternoon highs could be near or just below freezing. We're starting off our Wednesday on a dangerously cold note, and the frigid temperatures aren't going away anytime soon!
According to CNBC , CEO Nick Woodman is considering a partnership or sale of his company, and has paid for the services of J.P. GoPro's potential sale inspired a mid-day rally in the stock, which plunged earlier on preliminary fourth-quarter figures.
The president also referred to Wolff's book as a "Fake Book" written by a "totally discredited author" in a separate tweet . Miller of attempting to "filibuster" and sent the show to a commercial break over Mr.
Before Jan. 20, 2017, I knew that we were a great country; now I'm not so sure. "He obviously changed his tune pretty quick". She also said the vast majority of interviews Wolff conducted with other White House officials were done at Bannon's request.
The Fire Department of NY said it was called there at around 7am (noon GMT) after the blaze was reported on the top floor. New York's fire department said the fire broke out before 7 am (local time), the U.S. news channel CBS reported.
Various chants appeared to target both Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, without naming him, and President Hassan Rohani. However, he noted that a call for "No to high prices" protests had been circulated on the messaging app Telegram.
Sony Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra, and L2 press renders leak
The Xperia L2 will boast a 5.2-inch 720p touchscreen, but may disappointingly come with Android Nougat on board when it launches. The Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra will come with similar specifications, display size and the front camera configuration.
One killed as balloon crash at Egyptian city of Luxor
The accident occurred in Luxor, in southern Egypt, which is popular with tourists due to its number of ancient temples and ruins. One tourist was killed and 12 others were injured when a hot air balloon crashed near Egypt's ancient city of Luxor on Friday.
Some 10 People Killed in Iran Amid Nationwide Protests
He stressed that people have the right to express their discontent with the authorities, but called for calm and restraint. It also said the Iranian government would crack down on those who were spreading negative propaganda against the country.
Winter Weather Advisory issued for Northern Panhandle
This is all upstream moisture will should produce steady snowfall all day Friday , Friday night and into most of Saturday . Snow will begin to pass through after the sunrise, and it is expected to last throughout the afternoon and early evening.
Henderson County unemployment rate rises slightly
Four counties were at or above 5 percent Clearwater, 6 percent; Shoshone, 5.5 percent; Lewis, 5.5 percent; and Adams, 5 percent. The two other sectors that posted job declines for the month were Government and Professional and Business Services.
Uber sells stake to Softbank for 30% discount
The group will buy most of the shares from early investors in a deal that values Uber at about $48bn (£35.7bn). The deal nevertheless sharply discounts Uber's value, which a year ago was estimated at nearly $70 billion.
Chiefs make QB switch for suddenly intriguing Week 17
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes looks to pass during a preseaon game at Arrowhead Stadium on August 31, 2017. On Wednesday, the National Football League shared what it said was Mahomes' five best moments from his preseason games.
National Weather Service issues high wind advisory
An upper disturbance brings a slight chance for snow Wednesday evening through Thursday afternoon along with increased cloudiness. According to a National Weather Service wind chill chart , frostbite can occur within 30 minutes at such low temperatures.
Suspicious package to Mnuchin turns out to be manure
The report of the suspicious package prompted lengthy street closures and a sizable response by local and federal authorities. Louise Linton and Steve Mnuchin pose at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing on November 15, 2017.