Red Cross apologizes for swimming safety posters deemed racist – newsnet5.com Cleveland <!– —
Following social media uproar, American Red Cross has apologized for a swimming safety poster that was spotted near at least two Colorado pools.
Many have deemed the image on the posters as “racist,” a controversy that quickly gained traction on Twitter.
The image in question depicts mainly minority children engaging in activities it deems “not cool.”
It points out five instances in which children are doing things like diving, running around the edge of the pool