FactCheck.org

The Michael Jordan-Nike Fallout That Wasn’t

Q: Is it true that Michael Jordan “walked away” from Nike?

A: No. That false story was first published by a website that calls its work satire.

FULL QUESTION

Did Michael Jordan step down from his position with Nike due to the controversial ad they just released?

FULL ANSWER

A that claims that the Nike is false.

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

Related Interests

More from FactCheck.org

FactCheck.org5 min readPolitics
Biden Misleads on Top 1% Tax Rate
The top 1% of taxpayers, on average, pay a higher effective tax rate than middle-income people, contrary to a claim Joe Biden made on the campaign trail. The post Biden Misleads on Top 1% Tax Rate appeared first on FactCheck.org.
FactCheck.org4 min readPolitics
Harris Wrong on Autoworker Jobs
Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris wrongly claimed that "as many as 300,000 autoworkers may be out of a job before the end of the year." That's a high-end estimate for total job losses -- not solely among autoworkers -- due to the potent
FactCheck.org3 min readPolitics
Obama Hasn’t Called For ‘All-Out Gun Confiscation’
A headline circulating on partisan websites distorts former President Barack Obama's tweet advocating stricter gun laws in the wake of the most recent mass shootings. The post Obama Hasn’t Called For ‘All-Out Gun Confiscation’ appeared first on FactC