What I Saw at the Revolution

women & signs | I met so many women on Saturday. Two teachers from Ohio, a woman for NOLA who was there with her boss -another woman that paid for her staff to come to the march, Tennessee, New Mexico, Florida, Georgia, both of the Carolinas, my girls from Portland, OR, NYC, Colorado, Chicago, San Francisco. And I loved all of the men there who love and respect their women- their mothers, sisters, wives, lovers, friends, teachers. It was one of the most powerful things to be a part of. I knew we were making history. And we did so without violence. People were generous and helpful. We were on purpose and fueled with love and passion. It wasn’t a reaction, it was a revolution…and we’re just getting started. #whyimarch

Washington, DC | 21 January 2017 | Women’s March

What I heard at the revolution:

“We are mothers. We are caregivers. We are artists. We are activists. We are entrepreneurs, doctors, leaders of industry and technology. Our potential is unlimited. We rise.” — Alicia Keys

“We recognize that we are collective agents of history and that history cannot be deleted like web pages.” — Angela Davis

“Remember, the Constitution doesn’t begin with, ‘I, the president.’ It begins with, ‘We, the people.’” — Gloria Steinem

Washington, DC | 21 January 2017 | Women’s March
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