Monday, February 6, 2017

Women’s March organizers plan a ‘day without women’


The organizers of the Women’s March are planning an encore. 

Just more than two weeks after organizing a massive march on Washington, D.C. that generated solidarity marches around the world, the person manning the Women’s March Twitter account tweeted about an upcoming “general strike.” 

The details for the strike are not yet clear, with the tweet simply noting “a day without women.” 

The will of the people will

— Women’s March (@womensmarch) February 6, 2017

Women initially marched on Jan. 21 in response to to the inauguration of President Donald Trump just two days before. The (arguably) most infamous moment of the president’s campaign centered around a tape published by The Washington Post in which Trump said he could grab women “by the pussy.”  Read more…

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