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Baker accused of profitting on racism

Baker Skateboards has upset the asian community with the release of their new Gooks of Hazard graphic.

Published: 8/9/2012 6

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The "Gooks of Hazard" graphic features pro skateboarders Don "The Nuge" Nguyen and Daniel Shimizu, in a car named "General Li", and is a spoof of The Dukes of Hazard television series.

The graphic is being used for one of the Don "The Nuge" Nguyen Gooks of Hazard Skateboard Deck, as well as the shirt in question.


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Below are some of the articles about the "Gooks of Hazard shirt from Baker Skateboards.

"Its unacceptable for Baker Skateboards to create a depiction of Asian Americans which uses racial slurs and perpetuates racist stereotypes.” - Asian American Justice Center



Baker posted the following message in reply to the critisism.

"Roll over to retard TMZ for how we are damaging the asian community with this new Baker tee! Goodlooks on the free advertising TMZ!







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