• H&M closes all its stores in South Africa after protests

    6 monthes ago - By News OK

    CNN H&M stores across South Africa were shuttered Saturday. Local media reported that destructive protesters had swarmed several locations.
    The protesters were reacting to an ad in which a black child wore a sweatshirt that bore the slogan "coolest monkey in the jungle.
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  • H&M closes all its stores in South Africa after protests

    H&M closes all its stores in South Africa after protests

    6 monthes ago - By WGN TV

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    H&M stores across South Africa were shuttered Saturday. Local media reported that destructive protesters had swarmed several locations.
    The protesters were reacting toan ad in which a black child wore a sweatshirt that bore the slogan “coolest monkey in the jungle.” It appeared on the British version of the Swedish retailer's online store.
    Some social media users shared footage claiming to show demonstrators throwing racks of clothing to the ground. Images show merchandise in tangled heaps and toppled security sensors.
    H&M said in a statement that it's “aware of the recent...
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