Hot Topics: Adidas cancels sneaker amid cries of racism, slavery
Published 06/19/2012, INFORUM
Adidas canceled plans for a sneaker with a shackle-like ankle cuff Monday night after some critics said it too closely resembled a symbol of slavery. The JS Roundhouse Mid, a high-top sneaker with an orange plastic cuff, was made in collaboration with fashion designer Jeremy Scott.Word count: 226
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