'I am a feminist too' T-shirt for boys sparks controversy

SAN FRANCISCO, California -- A T-shirt for boys has ignited a political debate on social media.

J. Crew posted a photo on Instagram Friday showing a boy in a T-shirt that reads, "I am a feminist too."

It quickly received a rush of comments.

SEE ALSO: Teen in Arizona offensive T-shirt photo speaks

Some people felt in the current climate, the word "feminist" has a political slant and demanded J.Crew keep kids out of politics.

Others praised J. Crew for supporting equality among children.

The company issued a statement saying, "J. Crew stands for equality, and is for everybody."

RELATED: Students selling 'All White People Are Racist' hoodies spark controversy
Copyright © 2020 KGO-TV. All Rights Reserved.