Download Video People are accusing this Dove ad of being racist

Dove is the latest marketer to find itself in hot water, after it ran what many see as a racist ad on Facebook last week.

The beauty brand posted a 3-second video on its US Facebook page on Friday, showing a black woman removing her top to reveal a smiling white woman underneath. On Saturday, the brand said that it had removed the clip in a tweet, and also apologized.

While the Unilever brand is hardly the first to find itself embroiled in a public relations crisis this year, Dov...