Yesterday, Pepsi released this video featuring model and reality TV star, Kendall Jenner:
The well-intentioned video was meant to show that Pepsi can solve all of the division in the world, and seems to reference the Black lives Matter Movement in one particular scene:
Folks on Twitter felt the video was making a mockery of the very real and deadly consequences black folks face when they interact with police during tense situations like a protest.
The #pepsi hashtag is still trending with folks making a mockery of the video. Here are some examples:
What are your thoughts, folks? Sound off below!
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