Madonna's Unsurprising Opinion On Kendall Jenner's Pepsi Ad

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After Pepsi's latest commercial has received so many negative reactions, Kendall Jenner was recently reported to be traumatized over the backlash that she has also received. Everybody was excited to be seeing Madonna singing and dancing around in the Pepsi ad, but then the singer released her music video for "Like a Prayer" the following day, and that's where the big trouble came. At times, police officers are shown using rubber bullets and tear gas on protesters. First, there was Kendall Jenner's controversial Pepsi ad, in which she offered soda to police officers at a protest, that was eventually pulled. The controversy surrounding Madonna's "Like a Prayer" music video was so intense that people even threatened to boycott Pepsi products.

Pepsi has had a bad week on the back of the launch of a universally despised ad that "missed the mark" - it's just gotten worse - a group of creatives have remade the ad with emotional footage that does connect with viewers.

Moments earlier, Madonna shared another post featuring the Pepsi commercial with Kendall Jenner, describing the clip as "sh*t", and wrote a side note along with it.


It's clear the ad's creators have a faulty understanding of the courage it takes for people of color to participate in active demonstrations.

The ad continues and the model takes off her wig and makeup and walks beside the protestors. This being said, if people of color weren't in charge of this advertisement, this indicates that Pepsi was exploiting a message that wasn't the company's to take advantage of and failed to use its media exposure to promote an actual cause of concern. Taking a break from the limelight Kendall Jenner has chosen to spend her time with her family.

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