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Victoria's Secret is accused of racism yet again

02 December, 2017, 01:18 | Author: Hannah Francis
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The video shows multiple models - most of whom are not African-American - dancing around backstage while seemingly singing along to Cardi B's "Bodak Yellow", including a line that uses the racial slur.

Some people took a dim view of the models using the n-word, no matter how unintentional it apparently was. Many who have no ties to blackness have felt the need to chant it from their favorite hip-hop songs- even Victoria Secret models.

No Victoria's Secret Fashion Show is complete without a controversy, and 2017′s Shanghai show was no exception. "Nah. That n-word was too loud and clear for there only to be one black girl in this room", he wrote.

But it starts by showing model Karlie Kloss for a few seconds; it's unclear if she rapped in the video.




The lyric in question is "I don't wanna choose / And I'm quick cut a nigga off / So don't get comfortable". "Because to be black is to walk through the world and watch people doing things that you can not do".

Cardi B retweeted a Twitter user's video of the models singing on her timeline.

She also revealed the title and release date of her next song.

The backlash for this incident came just after the fashion show's producers were slammed for airing video of Chinese model Ming Xi falling on stage during her walk. It proves the point author Ta-Nehisi Coates makes in his now-viral speech about white hip-hop fans and the n-word.

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