Walmart under fire for selling ‘All Lives Matter’ t-shirt online

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Walmart Canada's website clearly displayed the "All Lives Matter" t-shirts alongside their Black Lives Matter options and even offered a Blue Lives Matter version to add even more of an insult to the civil rights movement.

Of course, this did not cease clients from firing their very own complaints, saying the provision of this stuff goes in opposition to the Black Lives Matter motion and the gadgets are dogwhistles to those that actually do not wish to finish racism and police brutality.

Walmart said in an email that its online marketplace includes third-party sellers who must pass a review based on a number of criteria before they are approved to sell items on Walmart.com.

The T-shirts are being sold online by Walmart.com and Walmart Canada, according to CNN.

"At Walmart Canada, we stand against any form of racism or discrimination", the spokesperson said Tuesday. "We will continue to review those items to ensure compliance with our terms and conditions".

The company responded to the tweets by saying these products are sold through third-party retailers. "We think the thousands of messages from SumOfUs members contributed to Walmart taking down the products". The company has committed $100 million towards a new centre for racial equity that it said will "address systemic racism in society".

"The doors of Walmart are open to everyone", the company said. "Our stores should be a place where every individual can feel welcome and know that they will be treated with respect as they work or shop". In December, Walmart Canada apologized for making available a Christmas sweater with an apparent drug reference. Walmart said sellers can not post illegal or prohibited products.

"We have removed these products from our marketplace".

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