Is Nike brilliant or insane to align itself with Colin Kaepernick?

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       Watch the new Nike ad featuring Colin Kaepernick

Kaepernick, the former National Football League and 49ers quarterback, is one of the athletes featured in the 30th anniversary of Nike's "Just Do It" campaign.

On Wednesday, Nike posted one of it's commercials featuring Kaepernick, called "Dream Crazy".

The private Christian school located south of Branson, Missouri, said Wednesday that it would be dropping its affiliation with Nike over the Kaepernick "Just Do It" ad campaign.

The former 49ers quarterback is revealed as the narrator toward the end of the spot.

However, another Twitter user Teri Shockey countered: "To everyone who is planning to #JustBurnIt, might I suggest you donate your @Nike merch instead? By pursuing this approach, Nike is back in the public conversation - and, yes, they'll create some enemies (that's for sure) but they'll also reactivate their core base - and create true believers". I think that's one great thing God gave us, is the freedom of choice.

Williams, a longtime Nike athlete, tweeted on Monday that she was "especially proud to be a part of the Nike family today".

Nike is the official uniform maker for the NFL.

"If people say your dreams are insane, if they laugh at what you think you can do, good!"

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Kaepernick, a former quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, began his silent protest in 2016 by remaining seated during the national anthem.

"As much as I disagree with the Colin Kaepernick endorsement, in another way - I mean, I wouldn't have done it".

But Wesley Callaway, of Omaha, Nebraska, said he doesn't agree with kneeling during the national anthem and thinks it is unfortunate Nike is featuring Kaepernick, though he said he doesn't buy many Nike products and won't make any changes in his shopping habits.

However, Williams added that athletes needed to be careful of how they participate in any sort of social injustice.

But Nike's ad "wades into different water", Grier said.

Kaepernick later filed a lawsuit accusing the league and its coaches of colluding to keep him off the field because of his activism.

Other athletes featured in the ad campaign include New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., skateboarder Lacey Baker and Seattle Seahawks linebacker Shaquem Griffin, who is an amputee with one hand. But in Nike's case, the Kaepernick ad sends a proactive message on social and racial justice, said Anthony Johndrow, a corporate reputation adviser. Pepsi ended up pulling a commercial that showed Kendall Jenner giving a Pepsi to a police officer; some said the ad trivialized the "Black Lives Matter" protests.

Newton said Kaepernick has his respect.

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