Clearly, there is nothing wrong with a white person wearing the sweater, however, thinking about what the comic book and the movie are about, it appears to be out of touch to not use a Black model.
Following the backlash, Forever 21 deleted the tweet and removed the image of the white model in the sweater from the website.
"Hey @Foever21, In what universe did you think it was ok to feature a white model in Wakanda gear?" We celebrate all superheroes with many different models of various ethnicities and apologize if the photo in question was offensive in any way'.
'Forever 21 takes feedback on our products and marketing extremely seriously, ' the company's statement said.
The choice to have a white model instead of someone Black modeling the Black Panther merch ignited a tweet storm from angry customers. Even people on Twitter began to sound off.
The collection was later pulled and the retailer offered an apology, similar to the "Black Panther" one. Two other Black Panther-themed items were still shown with models.
Villanova drops out of AP Top 25, Kansas No. 1
No. 25 Nebraska was the only addition to this week's poll, though the Cornhuskers were ranked earlier this month. MI moved into the fourth spot occupied by Gonzaga last week, followed by Virginia , Nevada and Auburn .
Sure, Julie Andre is great in the role of Mary Poppins , but she really is quite irresponsible and full of herself. From there, Blunt donned a boa and Corden jumped on the piano for a sultry rendition of Chicago's "All That Jazz".
The country had warned of job cuts with the adoption of stricter emission norms and the adoption of electric mobility solutions. The goal calls for emissions of cars to be cut by 37.5 per cent and vans by 31 per cent by 2030 compared with 2021.
De son côté, Amazon a pu compléter sa liste d'informations personnelles sur ses utilisateurs (adresse mail, numéro de téléphone.). Depuis le scandale Cambridge Analytica , les révélations concernant Facebook se succèdent et se ressemblent.
Overall, Parker, following his injuries, wasn't the same player that averaged 20.1 points per game for the Milwaukee Bucks. He is making $20 million this season, with a non-guaranteed $20 million contract for next season.
To conclude, she quipped, "Side note: I did not look anywhere near as fabulous as this when feeding/pumping. But I had 39 years of me, I was sick of me, I was so happy to put the focus on some other person".
The government would have to allow parliamentary time for Corbyn's censure motion to be put to vote, which it has declined to do. Last night, a Labour spokesperson said it showed May "does not believe she retains the confidence of this House".
However, when the Yankees' 2018 payroll was calculated for luxury tax purposes, an extra $500,000 was included. In his last regular-season start, Sabathia had thrown just 55 pitches through five scoreless innings.
Banksy confirms he is behind Port Talbot mural
On Wednesday afternoon, workers for Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council put up metal fencing around the garage wall. This artwork appears months after Port Talbot was mistakenly dubbed the most polluted town in the UK.
Spurs extend Vertonghen deal until 2020
The defender will be a Spurs player until the summer of 2020, after the club triggered an option to extend his existing deal . Tottenham have activated a year-long extension option on Jan Vertonghen's contract to keep him at the club until 2020.
Senate Finally Passes Bipartisan Criminal-Justice Bill
According to the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the total U.S. incarcerated population was over 2.1 million at the end of 2016. This week, the Senate raced to complete work on the legislation before the chamber adjourns for the Christmas holiday.
Cyril Hanouna / Jean-Luc Lemoine, un divorce acté — TPMP
Disons que la version présentée dans cette rubrique pourtant intitulée 'Rien que la vérité' était un peu étonnante. On aurait préféré qu'il fasse un peu de TPMP en plus de son émission, mais il n'a préféré faire que son émission.