The Fall of The Betsy Ross Flag (10 p.m.)


Manage episode 237541857 series 1761579
By Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio streamed directly from their servers.
Nike was releasing a line of sneakers for the Fourth of July featuring the original Betsy Ross American flag with 13 stars in a circle until one of their spokesmen, former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick of "I refuse to stand for the national anthem" fame, called it a racist symbol. Now the shoe company has lost a tax credit in Arizona, and the business of several highly visible politicians. Did Nike make a big mistake? Nancy Shack fills in for Dan.

1507 episodes available. A new episode about every 7 hours averaging 39 mins duration .