Modern feminism is becoming synonymous with moral masturbation, millennial hedonism, and conspicuous consumption. Exhibit A: the $710, yes $710 “We Should All Be Feminists” T-shirt. The absurdly overpriced T-shirt has sold out online, raising questions about who or what feminism, as a moral ideology, benefits.
Yahoo Style reports: When the “We Should All Be Feminists” T-shirt came down the runway as a part of Maria Grazia Chiuri’s first ever Dior runway show, it kicked up quite a bit of noise. Chiuri was the first female creative director of the house and was calling for a bit of a revolution. Since then, the brand’s ambassadors have turned up everywhere in the piece.
Now, only days after the piece went on presale, it’s sold out. Retailing for a whopping $710, the piece was originally available only at Saks Fifth Avenue and in Dior boutiques. Saks even got an exclusive version of the design in black, that it is offering at the same price. That option is still available. But with that premium price point, the piece is again, understandably, causing quite a bit of conversation online.
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