Italian airline Alitalia has come under fire for a new video campaign featuring an actor in blackface portraying former US president Barack Obama. Photo: Alitalia Italian airline Alitalia has come under fire for a new video campaign featuring an actor in blackface portraying former US president Barack Obama. Photo: Alitalia
Italian airline Alitalia has come under fire for a new video campaign featuring an actor in blackface portraying former US president Barack Obama. Photo: Alitalia
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Italian airline Alitalia ‘deeply apologises’ for Obama video showing actor in blackface

  • Part of Alitalia’s social media campaign for a new Rome-to-Washington route, the video was met with stunned disbelief when it was shared across social channels

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Italian airline Alitalia has come under fire for a new video campaign featuring an actor in blackface portraying former US president Barack Obama. Photo: Alitalia Italian airline Alitalia has come under fire for a new video campaign featuring an actor in blackface portraying former US president Barack Obama. Photo: Alitalia
Italian airline Alitalia has come under fire for a new video campaign featuring an actor in blackface portraying former US president Barack Obama. Photo: Alitalia
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