Today, women across the country took to the streets to protest Donald Trump’s first day in office. Along with hundreds of thousands all over the world, the women of NYC came out in force. Joining the grown-ups protesting were plenty of lil activists who were marching for the first time.
“It’s important for us to stand up. Our mantra as a family is be strong, be brave.” – Jacob
“This is my first time. It feels happy and safe.” – Shekeirah
“It’s not about anti-Trump or anti-Republican or anything, it’s about having the people’s voices heard.” – Sandra
“I want to teach her that she can make a difference. We will fight for her future.” – Sandra
“They tried to show us the inauguration in school, but I didn’t want to watch. My friends are here, and my student teacher, we want to stand up and make our voices heard.” – Esmé