Nike's controversial decision to hire former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick to be one of the faces of its 30th anniversary "Just Do It" campaign has prompted immediate reactions. While backlash ensued from conservatives, there were also many supporters, who backed Kaepernick, particularly for his decision to knee during the national anthem to protest racial injustice and police brutality. Among those folks who have come together to support the cause include Samuel L. Jackson, Jamie Lee Curtis and even President Donald Trump
Nike's new "Just Do It" campaign also features the likes of LeBron James, Serena Williams, NFL wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., NFL linebacker Shaquem Griffin, and skateboarder Lacey Baker. Scroll on below to see just who is supporting Nike's bold decision to recruit Kaepernick. There is also now a billboard in San Francisco on top of Nike's flagship just off Union Square.
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