Holy sneakers! Nike targets kids to defuse logo row

What price PR? In order to avoid a worldwide boycott by Muslims, Nike has agreed to build a playground at a mosque in Virginia. The company angered the Muslim community by placing a logo on a new sneaker that reportedly resembled Arabic script for the word Allah.

What price PR? In order to avoid a worldwide boycott by Muslims, Nike has agreed to build a playground at a mosque in Virginia. The company angered the Muslim community by placing a logo on a new sneaker that reportedly resembled Arabic script for the word Allah.

No word on whether the company will build playgrounds in the communities of people offended by the very idea of a $120+ sneaker.

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