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Nike was born on the track. Scandal and the pandemic may change its running business

14 mins | Oct 16, 2020
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Scandals involving high-profile running coach Alberto Salazar cast a dark cloud over Nike’s future. "Even before the coronavirus pandemic forced Nike to temporarily close its retail stores, the company was trying to emerge from a tumultuous period that saw employees protest on its campus, former female executives file a discrimination lawsuit and athletes draw attention to complaints about company policies that penalized women for getting pregnant." Rick Maese, from The Washington Post, investigates.
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