VIDEO: Is this the most racist ad you have ever seen?

A commercial for a brand of Chinese laundry detergent has gone viral - for all the wrong reasons.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 27, 2016 08:56

Racist Chinese detergent ad

Racist Chinese detergent ad

 
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An advertisement for a Chinese detergent brand has gone viral for the wrong reasons.

In what some are calling "the most racist ad of 2016," the commercial shows a woman shoving a black man into a laundry machine, pouring the Qiaobi detergent into the receptacle, and "cleaning" the man to the point where he emerges as a white-skinned Asian.



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