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  • NYers to NYPD: 'I Do Not Consent to Being Searched'

    07/22/2005 11:06:07 AM PDT · by BigFinn · 641 replies · 11,339+ views
    The Village Voice ^ | July 21st, 200 | by Chisun Lee
    Spend $16.99 so you can wear this to your grave Reacting to the NYPD's announcement Thursday afternoon that police would randomly—but routinely—search the bags of commuters, one concerned New Yorker quickly created a way for civil libertarians to make their views black-and-white. In a few outraged moments, local immigrant rights activist Tony Lu designed t-shirts bearing the text, "i do not consent to being searched." The minimalist protest-wear can be purchased here, in various styles and sizes. (Lu will not get a cut. The shirts' manufacture, sale, and shipment, will be handled by the online retailer. Lu encourages budget-conscious New...