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Amazon UK remove shoes advertised using the n-word

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

The listing was posted by Florence Shakespeare, a company thought to be based in China, and included the N-word in the colour description.
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David Lammy calls out Amazon after N-word used to describe shoes

David Lammy calls out Amazon after N-word used to describe shoes

1 month ago   |   By Metro

David Lammy lashed out at Amazon after the N-word used to describe a pair of brogues
Amazon has removed a pair of shoes from its site after MP David Lammy revealed they had been described in colour as ‘n***** brown'.
The shadow justice secretary hit out at the online retail giant for failing to censor the racist slur in an advert for a pair of brogues.
Mr Lammy tweeted: ‘Just buying brown brogues tonight leads to this racist micro aggression.
‘Is it 2020 or 1720? Please Amazon take it down.'
The Labour MP for Tottenham later thanked Amazon for removing the listing but criticised the...
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