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Activist Communique: Help ban this racist T-shirt: 'My Indian Name is Runs-With-Beer'

| July 30, 2011
Activist Communique: Help ban this racist T-shirt: 'My Indian Name is Runs-With-Beer'

Cafe Press is selling a T-shirt with the image of a white woman in a Native American war bonnet drinking a beer, with the words "My Indian name is Runs-With-Beer."

A complaint to Cafe Press was launched and the shirt temporarily pulled from sale, but it's back again.

Here is the seller's caption: "Girl indian name Shirt
Designer: Hey What's That Say ?!
Product ID: 219368683
Date Created: January 26, 2008 at 6:45 PM

For the GALS who love the suds: My Indian Name is Runs With Beer!"

Racism isn't funny.

Please contact Cafe Press and post your comment here.

Customer Service line CafePress.com (877) 809-1659
Monday - Saturday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm EST

Home OfficeCafePress Inc.
1850 Gateway Drive, Suite 300
San Mateo, California 94404
Phone: 650-655-3000
Toll Free: 877-809-1659
Fax: 650-655-3008
Email: info@cafepress.com

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