Barbie — as in the plastic Mattel doll — has a message about racism that’s gotten Twitter’s attention.
In a new video posted to the Barbie YouTube page, where an animated Barbie and her friends regularly appear in vlog-style clips, she has a discussion with Nikki, a Black doll. Their talk has gone viral.
“There is a huge movement going on,” Barbie says, opening the video seated next to Nikki. “Millions of people across the world are standing up to fight against racism, and they’re doing this because too often and for such a long time, people have been treated unfairly, and in some cases even hurt by others, because of the color of their skin.” Read More..