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Righteous Gelato was accused of trying to profit from the Black Lives Matter Movemenmt

Recently, a Canadian company, Righteous Gelato, was accused of commodifying the Black Lives Matter movement. According to CBC News, their product line featured a chocolate mint chip flavored gelato called, “Black Lives Matter.” The container displayed artwork of three people of color wearing “I can’t…