2018-01-22 21:29:31

“The Year of Our Awakening”: Global Protests Mark Anniversary of Women’s March & Trump Inauguration

Hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets across the country this weekend to mark the first anniversary of last year’s historic Women’s March protesting President Trump’s inauguration. As Democracy Now! broadcast from the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, protesters braved freezing temperatures and a snowstorm to take part in a Respect Rally. We feature the voices of longtime women’s rights attorney Gloria Allred and actress Jane Fonda, and speak with actress Tessa Thompson, who played the superhero Valkyrie in the film “Thor,” Samantha “Sam” White in “Dear White People” and Diane Nash in “Selma.”

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Pediatrician Welcomes Approval of COVID Vaccine for Kids 5-11 Amid Opposition to Mask Mandates

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“Long March for Justice” Underway Across New Jersey to Demand Police Reform, Reparations

“Long March for Justice” Underway Across New Jersey to Demand Police Reform, Reparations

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A Death Trap? As 12th Prisoner Dies at NYC’s Rikers Island, Calls Grow to Close World’s Largest Jail

A Death Trap? As 12th Prisoner Dies at NYC’s Rikers Island, Calls Grow to Close World’s Largest Jail

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As CIA Ramps Up Anti-China Actions, Why Doesn’t Congress Oppose Biden’s “New Cold War”?

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Pediatrician Welcomes Approval of COVID Vaccine for Kids 5-11 Amid Opposition to Mask Mandates

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“Racism Plays Major Part”: Like in Flint, Lead Pipes Leave Benton Harbor, Michigan, with Toxic Water

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Trump Received Millions from Foreign Governments, Hid Debts & Losses

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