There is a quotation in MLK's "Letter From Birmingham Jail" speaks to the essence of this shirt's meaning. "Moreover, I am cognizant of the interrelatedness of all communities and states. I cannot sit idly by in Atlanta and not be concerned about what happens in Birmingham. Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly. Never again can we afford to live with the narrow, provincial "outside agitator" idea. Anyone who lives inside the United States can never be considered an outsider anywhere within its bounds."
This quote and assessment by MLK is what this collection is about.
Inspired by the civil rights poster, “I AM A MAN,” a statement that recalled a question abolitionists posed more than 100 years earlier, “Am I not a man and a brother?” "I AM THE NEW... View full product details
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Being "Black" as a race is just a social construction. We've been CNSTRCTD. #woke 100% combed and ringspun cotton Side seams, retail fit Shoulder-to-shoulder taping Unisex Sizing. Women should order... View full product details
Black skin. Black nose. Black lips. Black hair. Black everything. Black black blackety black. For years they've been trying to convince us that these attributes were not valuable or beautiful.... View full product details
I found one image and it reminded me of the other. It called to mind our experience as black people simply trying to be deemed "human beings". Ohhh the level... View full product details