Online Petition Slams Target For Whitewashing ‘Annie’ Clothing Line Ads

December 31, 2014 6:22 PM

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A motivational speaker recently launched an online petition against Target after noticing a young white girl on the promotional displays rather than the current Annie star herself, Quvenzhane Wallis, or another young Black girl.

For many people, it was an important message about trying to boost diversity in Hollywood. So when Target ads for an Annie-inspired clothing line featuring mostly young white girls surfaced in stores across the nation, one motivational speaker took to to speak up.

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