Women's Marches Against Trump, Sexual Misconduct Held Across the Globe
Women's Marches Against Trump, Sexual Misconduct Held Across the Globe
Women march a year after Trump inauguration with renewed calls for equality
21 January, 2018, 01:57
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In New York a diverse crowd comprised primarily of women descended on Central Park West, the avenue that borders Manhattan's beloved park and finishes at the foot of the Trump International Hotel, part of the magnate-turned-commander-in-chief's real estate empire.
Women came together for 673 different demonstrations in various USA cities and countries all over the globe - even Antarctica held its own mini-march, complete with penguin protest signs. "Get out there now to celebrate the historic milestones and unprecedented economic success and wealth creation that has taken place over the last 12 months". "Lowest female unemployment in years!"
That something is to take power to the polls, which is also the theme of the more than 250 events this weekend scheduled across the country and in cities around the world.
Marchers oppose Trump administration policies and support campaigns against sexual harassment.
The reality of the current political moment, though, ensures there won't be too many conservatives coming out to carry any of the marches' inevitable anti-Trump posters.
Hell hath no fury like President Donald Trump seeing women doing something for themselves, and his latest tweet about the second-annual Women's March proves it.
Spike Gram joins hundreds of people gathered at the Capitol in downtown Tallahassee, Fla. for the Womens March onJanuary 20, 2018.
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The strapline for Las Vegas is "Power to the Polls", created to drive national voter registration and maximising women's involvement in the 2018 midterm elections, in which a record number of women are standing for election.
"People are seeing women candidates are a good investment", Schriock said in an interview last week in her Washington office.
The event's Facebook page says it's being held by March Forward Virginia, the Women's March on Washington 2018. She and her friends said that since Trump was elected, boys at their high school have become more emboldened to bully girls online.
This year, thousands are marching again on the anniversary hoping to keep up the momentum from last year's movement. Millions of people around the world marched during last year's rallies, and many on Saturday thought about all that's happened in the past year.
Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren of MA, who was announced as an honorary co-chair of the Women's March with Lewis, will not be in attendance. The event featured speeches from several Democrats and activists. I tell this today not for me, but really for all of you.
In Rome, Argento addressed the criticism she received once she spoke up about her abuse.
Bob Bland, a NY fashion designer who is now one of the organization's national co-chairs, joined the call to action with her own message: "Who wants to join me?!?" she asked.
As disappointing as Clinton's 2016 loss was, Lee said, she thinks the number of women running for office - including at the local and state level - will make it easier for a woman to eventually win the White House. "Especially with the shutdown ― you just gave us ammo".
Nine people have been killed in a fire that broke out at a plastic factory in Delhi's Bawana Industrial Area , ANI reported. More than five workers are still feared to be trapped inside the factory. "It was a make-4 Fire call".
Def Leppard , a perennial Lincoln concert band, has done two PBA shows, the first in October 2015, then in May of previous year . The band's most recent self-titled studio album debuted at #1 on Billboard's Top Rock Albums and Top Independent Albums charts.
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The EU's firm stance on that has led UK Prime Minister Theresa May to rule out continued British membership of the single market. However, he warned that Britain would not be able to have full access to the single market without accepting the EU's rules.
Red Bull KTM Factory team's Matthias Walkner consolidated his top position (bikes) with a fifth place finish in the 11th stage. Mena handled the pressure well and inched closer to his debut Dakar finish with an eighth place finish in Stage 13.
Crucially, Android Police reports that phones still won't be able to listen for the " Alexa " command when the app is closed. So, unless you're willing to open up the app every time you'd like to conjure up Alexa , it's probably not super useful yet.
New aircraft - You'll be able to take charge of two bombs on the new Caporetto map: the Hansa Brandenburg GI and the Airco DH10. Both of the new maps are air-only, meaning players will have to take to the skies and engage in dogfights.
Security forces stand guard near the Intercontinental Hotel after a deadly attack in Kabul , Afghanistan, on Saturday. The Intercontinental is a state-owned hotel which often hosts weddings, conferences and political gatherings.
They added that even if the flu vaccine is not the flawless match this season. - Try to avoid contact with sick people. If it's any comfort, however, these stats don't compare with last season, when 110 flu-related deaths were recorded.
Faisal said the firing resulted in the death of a 24-year-old civilian and injured nine others in village Harpal. The fresh tension on the border has caused further turbulence in the relations between India and Pakistan.
N.Koreans to compete in PyeongChang Olympics
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Preliminary Report Released of Las Vegas Shooting
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Kim Kardashian-Kanye West name their third child Chicago
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CHAN 2018!!! Super Eagles defeat Libya 1-0
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Shakib dazzles as Sri Lanka implode
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