Nike Pulls 'Betsy Ross Flag' Sneakers after Colin Kaepernick's Objection


Jul 4, 2019 - 4:28

[caption id="attachment_79284" align="aligncenter" width="900"] TY Lim/Shutterstock.com[/caption] Nike has pulled a USA-themed sneaker that featured the Betsy Ross American flag after former NFL quarterback and social justice activist Colin Kaepernick told the company that the 13-star flag celebrated the slavery era. The flag has since been adopted by several neo-Nazi groups. The company planned to release an Air Max 1 USA to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday, according to

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