The retail chain made this decision after criticism.
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Walmart no longer sells clothes with the text “All life is important”(All lives are important) on their website. The reason: some of his partners and customers expressed concern and anger.
“”All life is important“Is one of the sentences used to discredit the movement?”Black lives mattr ”(black life matter), which was created in 2013, but has recently become relevant due to the cases of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor.
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These garments will be excluded from the brand’s market indefinitely. The retail chain said they fundamentally believe that all lives are important and that everyone deserves respect, but they understood that the way some people (not all) use the phrase “All Lives Matter” in today’s environment, Minimize Focus on the “painful reality of racial inequality” as reported Fast company.
“The life affected by ongoing racist injustice is the life of black and colored people, and that’s why we focus there,” the company said in a statement. They also assured that they would step up their review of various products that fall under this line.