As a rapt nation has learned the gruesome details surrounding the death of Trayvon Martin, warnings and concern has misted the nation in a dewy renewed attention for safety wear and street fear fashion.
Fashion is communication. For centuries fashion has conveyed status, intent, purpose and morality. Unless optically disabled, anyone seeing a dark hooded figure immediately becomes frightened just as anyone meeting a man in a mitered hat thinks Pope.
Perhaps we all need to start wearing Snuggies. Although the NRA has these really cute hoodies with a pocket for your gun! Unfortunately they don’t have red, because everyone knows the NRA supports the crips over the bloods.