Below the picture are more than 2,000 comments about the new shoes:
“I pray for Adidas to have a downfall because of this,” Thulani Conco writes.
“Remove the shackles and the shoe is nice. How did this get to production with no eyebrows being raised?” asks Zita Vigier. “I know the youth today are very ignorant to the issues of the past that is still strong just in different forms.”
“Really Adidas? At least they r being honest,” says Babs Rowsey. “If u ever bought Adidas bcuz of fashion or a RUN DMC song… & not bcuz U personally wanted them… U deserve to have shackles on ur feet!”
Adidas has not released a statement about the controversial design.
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