This is a disgrace #Nike marketing Gang Culture a £70 Balaclava. #knifecrime is out of control especially in London. Gang Culture is becoming out of control. This is disgusting gang culture fashion for profit. I can’t believe this is happening ! pic.twitter.com/w2gtAVK7Vt
— Pete Price (@PeteCityPrice) August 20, 2018
An image showing a black model wearing the product – which covers the majority of the face and appears to have straps and pockets – was circulated online.
Some people on Twitter described it as “distasteful” and accused the brand of “endorsing knife crime”. Read more by clicking here: BBC