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Last year, Subway created a series of TV ads featuring women’s soccer player Megan Rapinoe, who is known for kneeling during the national anthem.
After receiving multiple complaints from Subway franchise owners, the company pulled the ads but the damage was already done.
Subway is still getting backlash months later and it has had a disastrous effect on business.
Breitbart News reports:
Report: Backlash over Ads Featuring Anthem-Kneeler Megan Rapinoe Adds to Subway’s Woes
The Subway fast-food chain has been struggling — even before the coronavirus — but many franchise owners also felt that hiring U.S. soccer star and national anthem protester