1. These “School of Thought” sweatshirts repping the names of iconic figures in black history, reimagined as university logos.
The sweatshirts are $37.50 each and named after notable figures including Harriet Tubman, James Baldwin, Audre Lorde, and Marcus Garvey.
10. And this sweatshirt that bears the name of the late Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm, who made a historic run for the presidency in 1972.
Congresswoman Chisholm was not only the first black woman elected to Congress, but also the first major-party black candidate for president of the United States and the first woman to run for the Democratic presidential nomination. Get the sweatshirt here for $37.50.
19. Or toast Toussaint L’Ouverture, the leader of the revolution that ushered in Haiti’s independence from French colonial rule in 1804.
The revolution made Haiti the first free black republic in the Western Hemisphere. Buy the shirt bearing L’Ouverture’s face for $22.
22. This shirt that (almost) says it all.
Parks was a trained activist whose lifelong commitment to social change certainly stretched well beyond her one famous act of defiance, but that’s a little harder to fit on a shirt. In the meantime, this one’s available for $22.07.
- Criticized previously for not forcefully speaking out, Trump condemned anti-Semitism after bomb threats were reported at 11 Jewish centers.
- Milo Yiannopoulos has resigned from Breitbart News after he was accused of defending pedophilia in an old video.
- President Trump has named H.R. McMaster as his new national security adviser, replacing Michael Flynn who resigned last week.
- West Elm pulled the Peggy Couch from its site after years of scathing customer reviews and complaints of buttons popping off 🙈