Clothing of the American Mind to shut down

Share this content:
Is this a case of the economy or the new administration making its impact felt?

Internet retailer Clothing of the American Mind just sent out an e-mail blast informing recipients that it will be shutting down at the end of March. For those of you who aren’t familiar with it, Clothing of the American Mind is a grassroots apparel and t shirt company promoting social and political change that was founded in 2003. It’s T-shirts have been worn by many celebrities and include slogans such as “Stop Wars” and “I ‘heart’ civil liberties.”

This from the e-mail  from Caitlin Blue Founder and Owner, Clothing of the American Mind:

Clothing of the American Mind has had 5 great years bobbing in the moral morass of our previous administration. What was originally a manifestation of outrage at a protest against the start of the second Iraq War turned into a thriving company that walked the talk when we became a fully green business in 2005, only one short year after our inception. We have been thrilled to meet so many people at the countless protests, eco & trade shows, street fairs, registering voters, driving across country in a COTAM RV, in the store and on-line who believed in our mission to responsibly articulate, promote and sponsor progressive democratic values, candidates and causes.

Throughout the past five years, the company raised nearly $100,000 and donated thousands of shirts to those in need.

It isn’t ruling out the possibility of making limited edition t-shirts that can be sold guerilla-style, either online or in person.
This article is part of the DMNPolitics site, in partnership with Fluent. Click on the footer to see all of our content about the 2016 Election

Loading links....

Sign up to our newsletters

Follow us on Twitter @dmnews

Latest Jobs: