Pepsi Pulls Controversial Ad After Backlash
Pepsi admits it missed the mark in a controversial commercial featuring Kendall Jenner. The company announced Wednesday that it’s pulling the 2.5 minute ad, just a day after unveiling it. In the commercial, Kendall Jenner joins a protest marching by her photoshoot. It ends with Jenner giving a riot cop a can of Pepsi, leading to cheers from the marchers. On social media, people blasted the ad immediately, saying it mocked protests against police violence.