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Beyonce will sell a collection of t-shirts campaigning for Barack Obama

Beyonce announced a new collection of t-shirts with slogans to vote this year for Barack Obama. The cost of T-shirts – 45 bucks.

The designer of a new collection of Agit-shirts, hired by Beyonce, her mother was Tina Knowles. Among the other stars and fashion, supporting the current occupant of the White House – the producers Russell Simmons and Diddy, and designer Vera Wang, who intend to participate in the pro-Obama’s event, Runway to Win, hosted by Vogue editor Anna Wintour.

This is not the first time that Beyonce designs specifically for the First Family. She helped create a series of Agit-shirts for the campaign, Michelle Obama «Let’s Move», aimed at children to lead healthy lives.

And this is not the first time that a star couple – Beyonce and Jay-Z, mix design on politics. Late last year, Jay-Z at the center of a scandal involving the issuance of the collection of t-shirts with slogans motives of the movement “occupying Wall Street.” Many expected that the income from the sale of T-shirts with the words “occupying the streets,” go to help young revolutionaries, but this did not happen.

T-shirts, which were made by Rockawear, owned by Jay-Z, appeared in stores in November last year, just when the authorities of many cities, including New York, began to evict the occupiers of the city’s parks, where they pitched their tent camp. It was a time when Protestants especially relied on financial assistance to well-wishers.

Rockawear representative responded to a request of the liberal blog Haffington Post, that his company did not de assumed the formal commitment to provide financial assistance to the protesters.

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