Words of Empowerment, word-pile design.
Screen printed in white ink on preshrunk, 22 x 22” black bandanas.
A small note card with all the words contained within the design is included with each bandana.
100% of profits on the sales of these bandanas will go to local organization, Mutual aid books, a free and mobile library, centering texts by black and indigenous authors.
Empowered by an ever-expanding group of friends and comrades, Mutual aid books is dedicated to the sharing and spreading of writing that critically examines racism, racial capitalism and settler colonialism. Mutual aid books wants you to take and share the books as you need. All donations they receive go directly towards buying more books. Follow @MutualAidBooks on instagram to find their next location, donate books to them yourself, or use them as a resource for your own study group, they will happily order books for you at wholesale prices.
"Mutual Aid is a cooperation for the sake of the common good. It's getting people to come together to meet each others needs, recognizing that as humans, our survival is dependent on one another." - from Mutual aid 101, by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Mariame Kaba