Its not the first time Amazon has had to remove a product from its marketplace due to racial insensitive remarks on sellers products and in this case a stores product description.
There is a company in the Amazon marketplace selling a doll and this was the description that caused some people to have an issue:
It reads, “Doli Yearning 14-inch Adorable Black Doll with Casual Red Skirt and Colored Dirty Braid Fashion Gorgeous Doll for Ages 3+ Interactive Playtime BPA Free Safety Product Well-Designed Collectible Box.
Compare that to the other dolls being offered on the site and you can clearly see a distinct difference. For example there is no mention of skin color or their hair: The description here reads … “Doli Yearning 14-inch Adorable Doll with Denim Suit and Colored Headbands Fashion Gorgeous Doll for Ages 3+ Interactive
Amazon has removed the product from its marketplace