Dishonoring the Dream: Brands Who Failed at #MLKDAY

By Tuesday, January 21, 2014 2 No tags Permalink 0

Martin Luther King’s memory should be honored with respect. But brands see it as a way to push sales and get customers into the door since they are off work. Dr. King fought for equality for all people, not for discounts at the GAP.

Take a look at some of the horrible, no good, very bad social media post from ZzzQuil, Bugles, Schwinn Bikes, Popchips, GAP, and Pornhub.

Next year before you post SEND ME AN EMAIL at street and I’ll let you know if your post are going just a bit to far.

2 Comments
  • EARRINGS4DIVAS
    January 23, 2014

    Martin Luther King brought about a change through peace; and people still do not understand the gift he gave.

  • Rex
    February 4, 2014

    One of the best ways we can honor Dr. Martin Luther King is by allowing others to express their gratitude for him whatever way they choose, even if it disgusts and disappoints some of us.

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