Break the System - Philadelphia Printworks


Hand printed in Philadelphia; unisex cut. 70% Ring-spun Cotton I 30% Polyester Fleece. 

In January 2017, Philadelphia Printworks partnered with the Institute of Contemporary Art on an event titled "No Justice No Peace: Breaking the System." The primary function of this event was to discuss prison abolition and police brutality using a panel format. There was also live screen printing during the event where this design was first printed.

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More About Philadelphia Printworks

Philadelphia Printworks is a social justice heritage brand and screen printing workshop founded in 2010 by Maryam Pugh and Ruth Perez. Through the sale of their products, they support local and national organizations doing work in the areas of food security, police brutality, immigrant rights, lgbqt+ rights, mass incarceration, and more.  In 2020, they raised over $37,000 for grass-root and non-profit organizations and paid over $50,000 to black, brown, and/or lgbqt+ creatives.