Celebrities such as America Ferrera, Kristen Stewart, Lena Dunham, Blake Lively, Alicia Keys, Vanessa Hudgens, Jake Gyllenhaal and sister Maggie, Natalie Portman, Mindy Kaling, Miley Cyrus, and more all took part in the protest, which marked president Donald Trump’s inaugural weekend.
“We stand together in solidarity with our partners and children for the protection of our rights, our safety, our health, and our families - recognizing that our vibrant and diverse communities are the strength of our country.” Reads the mission statement of the Women’s March on Washington.
Trump took to women to express his opinion on the march:
Watched protests yesterday but was under the impression that we just had an election! Why didn't these people vote? Celebs hurt cause badly.— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 22, 2017
Watched protests yesterday but was under the impression that we just had an election! Why didn't these people vote? Celebs hurt cause badly.
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