Adidas Surrendered to 'Ostrich Effect' During Ye's Antisemitism Fiasco
An opinion piece by Dr. Gleb Tsipursky
Gleb Tsipursky is the CEO of Columbus-based Disaster Avoidance Experts, a hybrid work consultancy. He is the author of "Leading Hybrid and Remote Teams."
"Adidas does not tolerate antisemitism and any other sort of hate speech … the company has taken the decision to terminate the partnership with Ye immediately," according to its Oct. 25 news release.
That statement conveys a principled and admirable stance against the antisemitism shown by the rapper formerly known as Kanye West after his anti-semitic tweet on Oct. 10 that he would go “death con 3 on JEWISH PEOPLE.”
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