Inauguration 2017

Illinois activists march on Washington

Illinois activists march on Washington

Illinois women marched through the nation’s capital Saturday, many of them wearing pink hats to speak out for women’s rights one day after the inauguration of Donald Trump.

Mississippians Turn Fear To Action In Washington

A group of about 30 Mississippians who fear for women’s equality and America’s independence from foreign influence joined the sea of women in pink hats Saturday as they carried signs reading “Stop Bigotry” and “Don’t Tell Us to Smile” at the Women’s March.

Before Women’s March, Millennials Reflect on Black Activism

About 100 young people want to launch a new era of activism against threats to civil rights and voting rights. On Saturday started off by gathering at the downtown Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church to attend the People’s Inauguration, hosted by the NAACP Youth and College division.

Protesters, police face off at Franklin Square 

Hundreds of protesters clashed with police  and set a limousine on fire Friday evening on the street off Franklin Square, a few blocks from the White House, amid shouted demands that President Donald Trump to be impeached.

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