Model and activist Munroe Bergdorf is calling out beauty behemoth L’Oréal Paris following the company’s Black Lives Matter post on Instagram.
“Solidarity is worth it,” read the picture posted by L’Oréal Paris on June 1. “L’Oréal Paris stands in solidarity with the Black community, and against injustice of any kind. We are making a commitment to the @naacp to support progress in the fight for justice. #BlackLivesMatter,” the company wrote along the a simple play on its own slogan.
Munroe, who initially made headlines as L’Oréal’s first transgender model, was fired by the brand for speaking out about racial violence and injustice in 2017. Now, in an Instagram post of her own, Munroe directly tagged L’Oréal and called out the hypocrisy.
“Excuse my language but I am SO angry. F*CK YOU @lorealparis. You dropped me from a campaign in 2017 and threw me to the wolves for speaking out…