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It's a contradiction to insist Muslim women need to be 'saved' and that feminism will 'liberate' them and at the same time when Muslim women seek choice like any other consumer, and actively want to take part in sports and public life, they are denied bbc.co.uk/news/world-eur…
This brand is happy to sell the sports hijab in Morocco and make money from it there, but won't stand up for its brand and its consumers in France
Millennial consumers are increasingly expecting brands to act as a force for good and take a world view which rejects racism. Instead, this brand is perpetuating racism by privileging the consumers who shout a lot rather than doing the right thing
Denying someone their identity is a form of erasure. Erasure is a form of oppression. To claim that this is in the name of equality and freedom is laughable
When we talk about #Diversity and #Inclusion this means serving consumers of diverse backgrounds in an inclusive way. Otherwise it's just empty talk.
@Nike continues to sell their sports hijab. They have been garnering praise for being on the right side of inclusion and standing up against racism in their marketing, as well as gaining sales. @Decathlon why did you capitulate?
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