Montevideo's "America Will Be" line is inspired by the Langston Hughes' poem "Let America Be America Again," particularly the following stanza: O, yes, I say it plain, America never was America to me, And yet I swear this oath— America will be!
For every shirt sold, a contribution is made to Homeboy Industries, a game-changing non-profit in Los Angeles that provides hope, training, and support to formerly gang-involved and previously incarcerated men and women, allowing them to redirect their lives and become contributing members of our community.
As for the material of the t-shirt, It feels soft and lightweight, with the right amount of stretch. It's comfortable and flattering.
• 100% combed and ring-spun cotton (heather colors contain polyester)
• Fabric weight: 4.2 oz (142 g/m2)
• Shoulder-to-shoulder taping