The mother of five-year-old Liam does not blame the store and does not believe that her son was treated racistically.
The mother of five-year-old Liam, whose photo in the hoodie “Coolest monkey in the jungle” on the site of H & M led to a scandal, said that they will have to move out of the house in Stockholm. Terry Mango (Terry Mango) fears for the safety of his family after threats and pogroms in stores in South Africa .
According to Mango, she repeatedly faced insulting the “monkey” in her address, but does not believe that the Swedish shop made such a hoodie of racist motives. She noted that other black people began to accuse her of “selling her son” because of her refusal to sue H & M.
I respect the opinion of other people on this issue. I know that racism exists, but does this talk about racism? No, he does not.
Liam’s mother added that her son is still “too small and innocent” to learn about racism and face such a massive scandal. “I really do not understand what’s going on, and I tell him he’s just a” superstar, “Mango summed up.
In early January, H & M had to apologize for a photo of the hoodie with the inscription “The coolest monkey in the jungle” on a black boy, posted on the site. Because of the scandal that began, the sweater was removed from the site and seized from the sale, so the remaining copies are sold on eBay with a mark-up of 200%.