Korean Air Apologises for "Primitive" Ad Gaffe
The flag carrier of South Korea, Korean Air, has apologised and removed an ad on their website which labelled Kenyans as an "indigenous people full of primitive energy."
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- Abdinasir AminWe are full of energy alright; just not the primitive type!2012-06-19T07:23:25.284Z
- Simon KaheruThis is a great testament to the power of the internet, Social Media and Citizen Journalism in getting the world to change its stereotypical perceptions of "the...This is a great testament to the power of the internet, Social Media and Citizen Journalism in getting the world to change its stereotypical perceptions of "the South" and Africa. Now, we should all get more and more #indigenouspeople across the continent to sign up for Twitter and Facebook accounts and speak up whenever an ignorant Spanish Prime Minister texts something daft or another airline releases an ad with poor copy...and I suspect that Coca Cola is about to start hearing more about the '1 billion people share a Coke in Africa' idea.more2012-06-18T12:15:24.504Z
- Abubakr Ronoim so proud of all of you for the quick roasting of Korean air this is how we change Kenya and the world2012-06-18T11:41:54.788Z