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People Are Clapping Back After Old Navy Was Bombarded By Racist Trolls

The brand tweeted an ad featuring an interracial family on Friday.

Posted on May 1, 2016, at 5:13 p.m. ET

On April 29, Old Navy tweeted this ad featuring an interracial family:

But rather than get psyched about a 30%-off sale, a bunch of trolls began bombarding the brand with racist tweets.
@oldnavy / Via Twitter: @OldNavy

But rather than get psyched about a 30%-off sale, a bunch of trolls began bombarding the brand with racist tweets.

The responses were pretty horrible:

@RousetheMasses / Via Twitter: @RousetheMasses
@CulturalCombat / Via Twitter: @CulturalCombat
And so on. We'll spare you from having to read any more.
@marylovefreedom / Via Twitter: @marylovefreedom

And so on. We'll spare you from having to read any more.

Now people are rallying around the brand and taking on the racist trolls.

Some people have responded with photos of their own interracial families and relationships:

@kharyp / Via Twitter: @kharyp
@heymacy / Via Twitter: @heymacy
@Ljjoyce15 / Via Twitter: @Ljjoyce15
@double_Lo / Via Twitter: @double_Lo
@jdaypeck / Via Twitter: @jdaypeck
@Bigweave24 / Via Twitter: @Bigweave24

Others have said they'll shop at the store even more now:

@CatherineQ / Via Twitter: @CatherineQ
@brooklyngohard / Via Twitter: @brooklyngohard
@lisabuiecollard / Via Twitter: @lisabuiecollard
@phasmasam / Via Twitter: @phasmasam

The clapbacks were really just on point:

@Gia818 / Via Twitter: @Gia818
@monicakwatson / Via Twitter: @monicakwatson
@msgl0mez / Via Twitter: @msgl0mez
@BlackGirlNerds / Via Twitter: @BlackGirlNerds

BuzzFeed News has reached out to Old Navy for comment.

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