R.I.P. Uncle Ben's: Once, A Legitimate Source Of Black-Pride Is Now 'Racist' & Cancelled | WHAT REALLY HAPPENED

R.I.P. Uncle Ben's: Once, A Legitimate Source Of Black-Pride Is Now 'Racist' & Cancelled

Mars Inc. has renamed its Uncle Ben’s rice products “Ben’s Original,” joining the many food producers who have already decided to ditch a brand over fear of racist judgment.

The Virginia-based company is also scrapping the famous face of the product: a white-haired black man that has adorned its rice boxes for decades — an image that’s long been criticized as a racist stereotype.

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