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We Showed A Few People A Problematic Picture To See If They Would Recognize The Issue

"Why are all the 'not cool' kids black?"

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In 2014, the Red Cross released a pool safety poster that sparked a lot of controversy. We had a few of our co-workers take a look at the poster to see what they thought:

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The poster has a diverse group of kids displaying what you should and should not do while at the pool. It received criticism when people noticed that all the “not cool” kids were black.