Dont Do It: Nike alters slogan to encourage addressing racism in new video
Athletic wear company Nike released a short video on Friday in response to the nations outcry against police brutality and racism following the killing of Minneapolis man George Floyd. MORE: 1 killed, multiple arrests made during protests in Downtown DetroitThe short film trades Nikes well-known Just Do It. slogan with For Once, Dont Do It." In Detroit and all around the country, people are protesting against police brutality and racism after Floyd was killed on May 25 by a Minneapolis police officer. Chauvin has since been charged with third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter, but not before the protests consumed Minneapolis and other cities. MORE: Protests, some violent, spread in wake of George Floyd deathMetro Detroit leaders are calling for protestors to remain peaceful as they cry out against social injustice.