New Nike ad honors US women’s World Cup triumph

Atlanta (CNN Business)In its ad celebrating the US women’s national soccer team victory in the 2019 World Cup, Nike supported the team’s fight for pay equity. Those issues have been at the forefront for the team, which announced on International Women’s Day this year that it was filing a lawsuit against the US Soccer Federation over alleged “institutional gender discrimination.” The March 8 action, filed in a federal court in Los Angeles, ramped up the team’s longtime dispute with its …