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A major retailer is criticized over a controversial sweatshirt.

FOX News Radio's Kerin McCue explains why:

Ohio's Kent State University came to epitomize the anti-war movement on college campus' in the Vietnam era. Four student protesters were shot and killed, nine were wounded by National Guard troops in May of 1970.

Urban Outfitters struck a raw nerve with its release of a vintage-looking Kent State sweatshirt -- complete with what looks like fake blood stains. University officials were appalled, saying in a statement they "take great offense to a company using our pain for their... profit." 64-year-old Dean Kahler, who was left paralyzed by the shootings, said "this shows the continued low-brow of Wall Street."

Urban Outfitters have pulled the $129 item from their website. Company officials say they never intended to allude to the shootings.

Kerin McCue, FOX News Radio.

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