Saturday, January 21, 2017

Women's Marches Protesting Trump Catch On Around the World

One day following the inauguration of Donald Trump as U.S. President, massive demonstrations and marches were held in Washington, D.C. and it cities all across the United States. Reports indicate that turnout for these events dwarfed the numbers who showed up for Trump's inauguration ceremony itself. 

Marches for Women's Rights in solidarity with the marches in the United States were also held around the world. We have seen reports of marches taking place today in these countries and cities:

  • Australia: Melbourne
  • Belgium: Brussels
  • Brazil: Sao Paolo
  • Cambodia: Phnom Penh
  • Canada: Montreal, Toronto, and Vancouver
  • China: Beijing (Candlelight Vigil)
  • Costa Rica: Nosara
  • France: Paris
  • Germany: Berlin and Duesseldorf
  • Hungary: Budapest
  • Iceland: Reykjavik
  • India: New Delhi
  • Indonesia: Ubud
  • Ireland: Dublin
  • Italy: Milan and Rome
  • Kenya: Nairobi
  • Mexico: Oaxaca
  • Mozambique: Maputo
  • New Zealand: Auckland and Wellington
  • St. Kitts and Nevis: Nevis
  • Serbia: Belgrade
  • Spain: Barcelona and Madrid
  • Switzerland: Geneva
  • Tanzania: Dar Es Salaam
  • United Kingdom: Edinburgh (Scotland), London (England), and York (England)

In addition to the marches across the United States, we know there have been many other marches around the world today. Please use the "comment" feature to advise us of other marches in your part of the world.


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