H&M Is ‘Deeply Sorry’ for Ad Featuring Black Child in ‘Coolest Monkey’ Hoodie

Clothing store H&M has issued an apology, after stirring outrage with an ad featuring a black child wearing a hooded sweatshirt bearing the motto “Coolest Monkey in the Jungle.”

In a statement to TheWrap on Monday, H&M said that it had removed the image and pulled the garment from sale.

H&M also said that it will “thoroughly investigate” how the ad came about.

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