Groundbreaking New Starbucks India Ad Featuring Trans Woman Hit With Conservative Backlash
Starbucks India’s ‘#ItStartsWithYourName’ campaign features father’s powerful attempt at connecting with his estranged trans daughter.
A recent ad campaign by Starbucks India featuring a transgender model sparked controversy and garnered mixed reactions on social media platforms worldwide.
Titled “#ItStartsWithYourName,” the two-minute advertisement portrays a Hindi-speaking family gathering at a Starbucks to reconcile the strained relationship between a father and his transgender daughter.
Initially met with tension, the father ultimately expresses his acceptance by ordering coffees for the entire family under his daughter’s new name, “Arpita.”
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