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Black Disney Princess Tiana Loves Watermelon Candy, Racist Packaging?

| by Michael Allen

Two and a half years ago, Disney released 'The Princess and the Frog,' its first animated feature starring a black princess.

Like all Disney characters, Princess Tiana has been used to sell various products, but now eyebrows are raised as she is selling Dig N' Dips watermelon candy.

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To make matters worse, Disney's white Sleeping Beauty Character appears alongside Princess Tiana to plug the vanilla flavor.

What do you think, is this racism?

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People were so furious about this Pepsi ad that Pepsi pulled it after just one day. Watch it here and decide if it's offensive: