Kendall Jenner Accused of Racial Appropriation -- Again

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After that disaster of a Pepsi ad earlier this year, we can't believe this is happening again. Kendall Jenner is being accused of racial appropriation ... and this time, it's all over her choice of emoji. 

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It all started when Kendall posted this on Twitter, showing off a cover her, her mom, and her sisters shot for The Hollywood Reporter


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So what's the issue? Apparently, the skin tone Kendall chose for her emoji is too dark, and as Glamour pointed out, people on Twitter are dragging her for not using the lighter fist for her post.

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It gets pretty vicious. Some people have just taken the opportunity to remind her that she should be using a different color that matches her skin, while others are just straight up pissed at her. 

It sucks that people were offended, and Kendall still hasn't responded to the backlash (and at this point, it's not clear whether or not she will). But the last thing this family needed is more accusations of cultural appropriation. Sigh. When will they learn? 

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