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People destroy their Nike shoes and socks in protest against Nike’s Colin Kaepernick ad campaign

A pair of Nike shoes are burned in protest in a video uploaded Monday. Sean Clancy/Twitter A new Nike ad campaign features Colin Kaepernick, the football player who first took a knee during the US national anthem before NFL games to protest racial injustice. In response, people opposed to Kaepernick’s protests quickly began posting videos […]

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Nike shoes burn on social media as Colin Kaepernick features in ‘Just Do It’ campaign – National

Some social media users literally burned Nike products on Monday to protest the company’s decision to make Colin Kaepernick one of the faces of its 30th anniversary “Just Do It” campaign. Kaepernick is just one of many athletes featured in the campaign – Serena Williams is also one of them. Coverage by Colin Kaepernick on […]

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Instead of burning Nike shoes, ‘let’s do good’

#NikeBoycott was trending on social media on Tuesday morning after the sports equipment maker used Labor Day to roll out a 30th anniversary “Just Do It” ad campaign featuring Colin Kaepernick. “Believe in something,” reads Nike’s slogan. “Even if it means sacrificing everything.” Kaepernick has drawn the ire of many, including President Donald Trump, for […]