THEY’RE SERIOUS: M&M’s making changes for ‘inclusivity’

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It turns out news of M&M’s making some changes for “inclusivity sake” is true. Strange, but true.

“We believe in championing the power of fun to create a world where everyone feels they belong,” said a statement from Mars, Inc. “Fun is not planned, it is found. Fun can cross borders and boundaries, and can bridge differences and divides.”

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The company said its ambition is to “upend the expected, break through barriers and discover the little joys shared in everyday life.”

“Imagine a world with less judgment and more connection and consistent laughter,” the company added.

The changes include different footwear. The company also said it will be give the female characters a more prominent place in ads since there are two female characters and four male characters.

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