Scarlett Johansson and Oxfam part ways after controversial SodaStream endorsement

Award-winning actress and part-time SodaStream salesperson Scarlett Johansson has left her role at the charity Oxfam due to her new position with the carbonated drinks company. Johansson had been an ambassador for Oxfam for eight years, but blames “a fundamental difference of opinion” for the soured relationship. The Avengers and Her star came under fire recently for endorsing SodaStream, an Israeli company that manufactures some of its products on what the United Nations defines as occupied territory in the West Bank.

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