People Say This Forever 21 Shirt Seems To Be Making Light Of Rape

3. They said the shirt seems to play right into rape culture tropes and victim-blaming.

They said the shirt seems to play right into rape culture tropes and victim-blaming.

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7. After receiving a series of complaints, Forever 21 said in a statement to BuzzFeed News it is pulling the shirts from its website.

“We sincerely apologize to anyone who was offended by the product,” a spokesperson said.

9. This isn’t the first time F21’s gotten in trouble for what people called a tasteless tee. In 2011, the retailer was flagged for selling shirts that said “Allergic To Algebra,” which critics said spread a tacitly anti-academic message to young women.

10. The company was also criticized for selling N.W.A. and City of Compton tees. After a public outcry, the shirts were taken off the Forever 21 site.

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