Advertising

The Gap issued an apology this week for an advertising campaign featuring Ellen DeGeneres that some Internet critics decried as racist for its "tokenizing" use of a young black girl. They've also offered no apologies for convincing the world that Adam Driver is attractive, but what can you do? The controversy doesn't have much to do with DeGeneres herself, but specifically originates in this photo from the campaign, of an older white girl using a young black girl as an armrest:

Sources: Jezebel