Banana Republic Is Under Fire Online For This Sexist Advertisement

Oftentimes sexism can be so deeply ingrained that marketing teams don’t even pick up on it. At least, that’s a generous explanation for what happened with this Banana Republic ad, which has been attracting negative attention online for its eye-roll inducing portrayal of gender norms.

“The slimming Sloan pant for her,” the brand wrote on Twitter accompanied by a video advertisement of a man and woman riding a bicycle together à la Kim and Kanye in the “Bound 2” music video,...



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