The controversial advert by popular drink brand, PEPSI which got the internet buzzing has been taken down.
The new advert featuring reality TV star Kendall Jenner, sparked outrage after it was seen as making light of the Black Lives Matter movement.
Pepsi’s Live for Now Moments video released yesterday (on the date of Martin Luther King Jr’s assassination) shows Jenner in a platinum wig on a photoshoot when protesters dance by.
‘She rips off her wig, smears away her lipstick and joins them, eventually handing an officer on the demonstration line a can of Pepsi.
He gulps some down, and then grins as Jenner and her friends cheer with delight.’
After it received major criticism, Pepsi apologised, saying it had “missed the mark”. In its statement, Pepsi also apologised to Jenner: