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Kellogg is redoing its Corn Pops cereal boxes after a complaint that the artwork on the back is racially insensitive.

The image shows a bunch of cartoon Corn Pops hanging out in a retail mall, with multiple yellow versions frolicking and going about their business.

But there is one darker corn pop among them – and he is the only one shown working as a janitor, scrubbing the floor in a baseball cap and matching shirt. He’s also the only corn pop sporting a work outfit.

Author Saladin Ahmed complained on Twitter Tuesday that the cereal box is “teaching kids racism.” Within hours of Ahmed’s tweet, the Battle Creek, Michigan-based maker of cereals and Pop Tarts said the artwork had been updated and will reach stores soon.

Kellogg apologized and said it’s committed to diversity and didn’t intend to offend anyone.

Ahmed, meanwhile, is dealing with a flood of racists in his mentions:

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11 thoughts on “Kellogg’s Issues Apology After Racially Insensitive Cereal Box

      • I can’t believe Kellog actually took time to address this nonsense. When are people going to start standing up to these race baiting bullies? When is someone finally going to say enough is enough? I’m shocked.

  1. Exactly! This is insane. Why not highlight the Brown one is working his ass off, being productive & driver g free? Unlike all the yellow, lazy Pops sitting around smoking pot all day?

  2. I’m thinking only the dark pop has a job and the yellow pops are all welfare recipients
    every day the race hustlers, poverty pimps and grievance industry provide the rational for why Trump was elected

  3. African American Woman on said:

    Another DUMB non story…at least the brown one is working…God people! Stop complaining so damn much avoyt every little stupid thing.

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