Hundreds march in support of women’s rights

BREAKING NEWS! in the Newport News Times!  January 21, 2017

Hundreds of men and women marched through Newport in support of women’s rights on Saturday, Jan. 21. (Photo by Nathan Howard)

NEWPORT — About 1,500 men and women in Newport participated Saturday, Jan. 21, in one of hundreds of demonstrations across the country to show support for women’s rights.

Sporting signs emblazoned with “Stronger Together,” “Fight like a girl,” “Black lives matter,” and “Love Trumps hate,” the movement intends to show support for acceptance and diversity.

The Stronger Together March continues until 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Hallmark Resort with a rally and speeches.

For the complete article see the 01-25-2017 issue.


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