Tomi Lahren Just Announced Her New 'Athleisure' Clothing Line Is Called 'Freedom'

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 21: Tomi Lahren speaks onstage at Politicon 2018 at Los Angeles Convention Center on October 21, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael S. Schwartz/Getty Images)

Far right Fox Nation host Tomi Lahren made a name for herself with ultraconservative rants and cringeworthy tweets, but now she's branching out into the world of athleisure design with a line of leggings and sports bras called Freedom, because of course.

Lahren announced the move in an Instagram post on Friday with the most Tomi caption ever.


Check it out below.

"Some have told me I’m too 'controversial' to have an athleisure line, that conservatives should just stick to politics and Trump cheerleading," Lahren wrote. "My response? Watch me."

Apparently being told you're too controversial for athleisure is common...?

Freedom is in partnership with Alexo, an athleisure wear company famous for providing leggings with gun holsters. The rollout included a Youtube video as well, with Lahren lamenting the liberal bias of athletic wear:

"I think there are a lot of young girls out there that don't really feel like they have a brand that represents their freedom, they don't feel like they have a brand that represents their rights. It's kind of been taken over by a certain group of people...and that's really what this brand represents beyond just being a fun, sporty line, I think it's young people that are saying, 'I want to be a part of something bigger than myself.'"

Lahren posted an advertisement for the leggings and sportsbras on her Twitter page as well with the caption, "For those who love God, Guns and Country and are proud to show it. Freedom."

While the brand wasn't without its supporters, many had no interest in giving money to Lahren.

The reception was worse on Twitter.

With a name like "Freedom," let's hope the products are made in the United States, as is consistent with Tomi's brand. The country of origin isn't listed anywhere on the website.

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Across the country, states have instituted stay-at-home orders in an effort to curb the spread of the highly contagious virus that's upended daily life in the United States.

Late last month, Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers issued one of these orders, urging his constituents to only leave their houses for necessary errands, such as getting groceries or filling prescriptions.

There's just one problem: Wisconsin's elections are scheduled for April 7. In addition to the Presidential primaries, Wisconsinites will vote for judicial positions, school board seats, and thousands of other offices.

The Democratic and Republican National Committees took the case to the Supreme Court, with Democrats arguing that the deadline for mailing absentee ballots should be extended by a week, to April 13, in order to facilitate voting from home.

With a Wisconsin Supreme Court Seat up for grabs on Tuesday, Republicans predictably made the case for why as few people as possible should be permitted to vote. It was a continuation of Wisconsin GOP efforts to suppress the vote, which included rejecting a demand from Governor Evers to automatically mail an absentee ballot to every resident.

The Republican majority in United States Supreme Court sided with the RNC and the election in Wisconsin will carry on as scheduled. This is despite Wisconsin being unprepared for the surge in absentee ballot requests, which leapt from a typical 250,000 to over 1.2 million in reaction to the virus. Thousands of these voters won't even receive these ballots until after the election, thereby preventing them from exercising their right to vote.

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg wrote a blistering dissent to the majority's decision, saying:

"Either [voters] will have to brave the polls, endangering their own and others' safety. Or they will lose their right to vote, through no fault of their own. That is a matter of utmost importance — to the constitutional rights of Wisconsin's citizens, the integrity of the State's election process, and in this most extraordinary time, the health of the Nation."

She was flabbergasted that her more conservative colleagues didn't think a global pandemic and national crisis was enough to justify emergency policies ensuring Wisconsinites their right to vote:

"The Court's suggestion that the current situation is not 'substantially different' from 'an ordinary
election' boggles the mind...Now, under this Court's order, tens of thousands of absentee voters, unlikely to receive their ballots in time to cast them, will be left quite literally without a vote."

A majority of the Supreme Court may not have agreed with Ginsburg, but the court of public opinion was fully on her side.





The Republican efforts indicated to some that the party cares more about maintaining control than preserving lives.




Large crowds are already gathering in Wisconsin to vote.

In a bit of devastating irony, the Supreme Court voted remotely when making its decision.

For more information about the tried and true tactic of GOP voter suppression, check out Uncounted, available here.

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