Racism, unfortunately, has always been an issue throughout human history, and although it is increasingly being frowned upon as time passes, there still seems to be advertisements that contain it. I came across an article containing a group of ten ads that are considered “the most racist ads of the modern era”. These ads depict racial stereotypes, such as the way Asians speak English as a second language, associating African-Americans with fried chicken, and controversial references of slavery and Hispanic farmers. I don’t understand why these horrible ads were created. According to the article, the creators of the ads didn’t intend them to be racist, but there’s always what-if’s. What if they just said that just to cover up and avoid looking bad? What if there’s more racism out there than we think?