(ORDO NEWS) — Amazon, a large online retailer, has removed racist images from headphone ads in the UK version of the site. People earlier post in social networks screenshots from the resource on which the «nigger» seen very strange pictures with the word.
One of the Twitter users said that if you type “airpods” in a search on the site, then the results will show ads with these inappropriate images:
— Jimmy Akingbola (@JimmyAkingbola) May 31, 2020
According to The Verge, Amazon responded to user posts and deleted all these pictures from the site. It seems that the situation affected only the British version of the resource. Pictures appeared only at those sellers who had almost no reviews.
Amazon also promised to take action on the people who posted such images. Who is to blame, however, is not yet clear.
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