97: Civic Clout w/ Tremaine Emory


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This week, Tremaine Emory joins us to discuss his decision, in the wake of the George Floyd protests, to postpone an upcoming Converse collaboration until Nike commits to explaining its internal diversity and aiding the movement to defund the police. We also dive into the origins of his Denim Tears moniker, the responsibility of his creative cohort to fire up the younger generation, meeting David Hammons, and our relationship to brands.

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