Zara pulls denim skirt over likeness to ‘alt-right’ mascot Pepe the Frog


By Elena Cresci

Embroidered skirt draws condemnation on Twitter due to similarity to popular internet meme turned racist symbol

Zara has withdrawn a skirt with a frog design from its website after social media users noted its resemblance to Pepe, a cartoon popular with the so-called alt-right.

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Source:: Theguardian


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