Walmart Faces Backlash for Juneteenth Ice Cream Release

Walmart is facing public disapproval for its release of Juneteenth ice cream. Looking to celebrate June 19 — the federal holiday celebrating the emancipation of enslaved African-Americans —the retail giant produced a red velvet cheesecake-flavored ice cream with, “Share and celebrate African-American culture, emancipation and enduring hope” on the label. Twitter users we quick to point out how this gesture […]

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