Video: Guinness' new ad opens world's eyes to prejudice - with an anti-racism advert

The new ad, filmed entirely in black and white, will take viewers back to 1930s New York.

Monday, 1st February 2016, 2:02 pm
Updated Monday, 1st February 2016, 2:04 pm

Entitled ‘Intolerant Champion’, it tells the story of jazz musician John Hammond who was born at the turn of the century - before the civil rights movement. In ‘30s New York, black and white musicians rarely played together - and many music venues permitted white audiences only. Although he was white, John Hammond had a burning passion for music of black origin, including jazz, the blues and gospel.

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