Aunt Jemima Has a New Name After 131 Years

Quaker Oats announced it would drop the name Aunt Jemima last summer after the killing of George Floyd and the widespread protests over racial inequality.Quaker Oats announced it would drop the name Aunt Jemima last summer after the killing of George Floyd and the widespread protests over racial inequality.It has been a staple of American breakfast tables for more than a century, but has long faced criticism that its name and likeness are rooted in racist imagery.Now, Aunt Jemima has a new name: the Pearl Milling Company.



Now, Aunt Jemima has a new name: the Pearl Milling Company.