What is the March on Washington About?

Alex, not Aly.

622470608-hundreds-of-anti-donald-trump-protesters-hold-a-jpg-crop-promo-xlarge2The Women’s March on Washington Official Webpage

On January 21st, 2017, thousands of like-minded people will join in an attempt to send a message to our soon to be new government officials.

What is this message so many people are trying to send? The mission of the Women’s March on Washington states,

The rhetoric of the past election cycle has insulted, demonized, and threatened many of us – immigrants of all statuses, Muslims and those of diverse religious faiths, people who identify as LGBTQIA, Native people, Black and Brown people, people with disabilities, survivors of sexual assault – and our communities are hurting and scared. We are confronted with the question of how to move forward in the face of national and international concern and fear.

In the spirit of democracy and honoring the champions of human rights, dignity, and justice who have come before us, we join in diversity…

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Hi! I'm Rae. 23. Avid Reader, Book Blogger. Intersectional Feminist. Gryffindor.

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