Urban Outfitters' 'Stereotyped' St. Patrick's Day Products Get No Toasts From Lawmakers

Urban Outfitters is the object of congressional scorn for a line of Irish-themed clothing and accessories with "severe and negative stereotypes," according to a letter sent to the company from 10 members of Congress. The legislators are part of the Congressional Ad Hoc Committee on Irish Affairs and the letter is directed at Urban Outfitters CEO Tedford Marlow. "We recently learned of images used by Urban Outfitters in its St. Patrick's Day clothing line that depict severe and negative...Full Story
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