Friday, April 19, 2019

"Ancestry.com responded to backlash Thursday by pulling an ad that romanticizes race relations during the Civil War era"

HuffPost:

The commercial features a white man running alongside a black woman named Abigail. The man tells Abigail that he knows of a place across the border where they can escape and be together while presenting her with a ring. As she ponders his proposal, he asks: “Will you leave with me?”