A Chinese laundry detergent advertisement is causing widespread outrage online and is being dubbed the most racist commercial to be screened. The scene: a young Chinese woman is doing her laundry. In walks a black man, with some paint stains on his face. It has appalled many on Facebook and other forums over the last 24 hours. But the ad itself is about a month old, having appeared on television and been shown at cinemas in China.
German ad slammed for 'racist' portrayal of Asian women
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A new public service announcement makes a point that federal leaders have largely overlooked: Asian-Americans are facing a surge of harassment linked to fears about the coronavirus pandemic. Fight the bias. Anxiety about the novel respiratory virus , which was first detected in Wuhan, China, has fueled xenophobia and bigotry toward people of Asian descent. The marketing firm IW Group recruited actors, musicians, designers and influencers to participate in the WashTheHate campaign.
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Aaron Takahashi is an American actor. Takahashi has appeared in over 50 national commercials since Takahashi graduated from North Torrance High School.