The rhetoric of the past election cycle has insulted, demonized, and threatened many of us - immigrants of all statuses. Native people, Black people, people with disabilities, survivors of sexual assault - and our communities are hurting and scared.
The streets of Washington looked vastly different the day after Donald J. Trump's inauguration than they did the day-of. Instead of the largely white crowds that lined Pennsylvania Avenue on Inauguration Day, people of all colors, classes and ages filled the streets for what's being called the most diverse march for women's rights ever.
The Women's March On Washington drew tens of thousands to the nation's capital to press for protection of women's rights, including reproductive health care, LGBT issues and equal pay. There was some 673 SISTERS MARCH happened in more than 75 countries around the world this weekend.
We marched in Antarctic Peninsula, Argentina, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bahamas The, Belarus, Belgium, Bermuda, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Caribbean Netherlands, Cayman Island, Chile, Colombia, Congo, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Hungary, Indonesia, Iraq, Iceland, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, kenya, Kosovo, Latvia, Lebanon, Liberia, Lithuania, Macau, Madagascar, Malawi,, Mexico, Myanmar, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norway, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tanzania, Thailand, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Vietnam, Zambia, U.S, Virgin Islands. There was 4, 797, 500 million people who participated.
It is around the world , and proof that PEOPLE are not going accept the agenda of the Trump administration without a serious fight.