‘Fifty Shades’ Protests Force Twinings to Abandon Racy Promotion

Actors Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson attend the "Fifty Shades Of Grey" New York fan first screening at Ziegfeld Theatre on Feb. 6, 2015 in New York City.

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The British tea company Twinings has bowed to pressure from activists and customers and pulled a promotion linked to the R-rated movie “Fifty Shades of Grey.”

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