Complaints of racism against ‘white males’ in ad rejected

The Advertising Standards Board of Australia has officially refuted complaints that an advertisement celebrating diversity was discriminatory towards “white males.”

Several complaints were made to the ad watchdog, calling the Meat and Livestock Association (MLA) commercial “You Never Lamb Alone” inspired vilification towards white men.

The ad’s cheeky dialogue was the cause of most complaints, with actor Luke Jacobz saying “I’m here to address concerns that too many perky white males are contributing to a lack of diversity on our screens.” …

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Via: Mashable: Advertising

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