Adidas Accused Of Adding “Slave Shackles” To New Sneakers [Photos]

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There’s a new pair of Adidas that are causing controversy. The sneaker company’s gray, purple and black JS Roundhouse Mids, feature chains which are said to resemble a slave shackles. According to a post on Indie Wire, the chains and “shackles,” which can be connected to the consumer’s ankle, are racist. “I doubt this is what Run DMC envisioned when they rapped about their 50 pairs of Adidas way back when,” read the post… Continue

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