We Were In L.A., Here Was Women’s March Worldwide

BY JST NEWS

 

The Women’s March on Saturday was, in fact, a global message. It began as Women’s March on Washington, then quickly expanded to other parts of the world. Jetset Times held our banners high in downtown Los Angeles. Meanwhile, global marchers fiercely supported women’s rights that might be annihilated under Donald Trump’s administration.

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Cities including: Sydney, Berlin, London, Paris, Nairobi and Cape Town showed solidarity supporting Washington. Each city focused on a different concern, from climate change to equality. Here’s how the world turned pink on Saturday:

Sydney, Australia

Australia was the first march to set the tone for the rest of the world. Anti-Trump protests highlighted: Girl Power vs. Trump Tower.

Wellington, New Zealand

700 people showed up in Wellington, in addition to marches in other cities including: Auckland, Christchurch and Dunedin.

Mexico City, Mexico

Crowds even gathered in front of the US Embassy in Mexico City on Saturday, shouting:

Say it loud, say it clear, migrants are welcome here.

Antarctica

The protest was pro-peace, pro-environment. One poster read, “Love rules in Antarctica.”

Nairobi, Kenya

Home of Former President Barack Obama’s father, Nairobi, Kenya also held a demonstration.

Cape Town, South Africa

Our environment was an issue of concern with posters that read, “Climate change is a woman’s issue.”

Paris, France

With the Eiffel Tower in the background and a crucial presidential election looming in France, crowds showed up in Paris supporting women’s rights.

London, UK

A two-mile march stretched from the US Embassy to Trafalgar Square, comprised of huge crowds and a rally. Other cities in the UK joined in, including: Liverpool, Manchester, Belfast and Edinburgh.

Berlin, Germany

Families and children showed up along with 1,000 folks who remained friendly.

Rome, Italy

“Yes we must,” and “Women’s rights are human rights” covered crowds outside of the Pantheon – one of the most famous landmarks in the city.

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