Nike

Johnny Lopez
November 16, 2019 - 10:00 am
Nike didn’t have long-distance runners or basketball players in mind for their latest shoe. The brand’s new Nike Air Zoom Pulse was developed for “everyday heroes” in the medical industry who log long hours on their feet, reported USA Today . Designed for on-the-ground athletes such as nurses and...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
July 09, 2019 - 4:41 am
Minutes after the US women's national team won their second consecutive World Cup championship (and forth overall), Nike released the following ad. According to CNN Business, Nike supports the team's fight for equal pay ( READ MORE ).
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(Nine Line Apparel)
July 03, 2019 - 8:37 am
(KFTK) - Following Nike pulling a 4th of July-themed shoe because of complaints by former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, a t-shirt company from Georgia has released a new shirt bearing the same Betsy Ross flag. Nine Line Apparel , a company "founded by patriots for patriots" says they're proud...
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Steve Tawa/KYW Newsradio
July 02, 2019 - 2:18 pm
( KYW Newsradio ) -- Just days before Independence Day, Nike has shoe-horned itself into a controversy. The company canceled a shoe featuring the "Betsy Ross" flag, depicting 13 stars in a circle. Sneaker-clad tourists visiting the Betsy Ross House in the historic district of Philadelphia shared...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
July 01, 2019 - 7:12 pm
NEW YORK (KFTK/AP) - Nike is pulling a flag-themed tennis shoe after former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick complained to the shoemaker, according to the Wall Street Journal. The shoe's heel has a U.S. flag with 13 white stars in a circle on it, known as the Betsy Ross flag. Citing unnamed sources...
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