This face warmer from Gucci, reminiscent of blackface, prompted an instant Twitter backlash and forced the company to apologise publicly on February 6, 2019. Photo: AP Photo/Antonio Calanni

‘It wasn’t intentional’: Naomi Campbell defends Gucci following the ‘blackface’ sweater scandal

  • The sweater scandal turned out to be a catalyst for Gucci to invest in long-ignored communities and opened conversation about corporate responsibility
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This face warmer from Gucci, reminiscent of blackface, prompted an instant Twitter backlash and forced the company to apologise publicly on February 6, 2019. Photo: AP Photo/Antonio Calanni
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