Yesterday, protestors gathered on the National Mall to attend the Women's March On Washington, following Trump's inauguration on Friday. In order to stand in solidarity, people gathered at sister Women's Marches in major cities in all 50 U.S. states and abroad. According to the New York Times, crowd scientists estimate that at least 470,000 people were in attendance at the D.C. Women's March, with thousands more in attendance at rallies worldwide.
Musicians like Rihanna, Andre 3000, and Grimes were spotted marching alongside the public, protesting against Trump and for issues such as women's reproductive rights, immigration, and civil rights. Meanwhile, artists like Alicia Keys, Madonna, and Janelle Monáe gave speeches and performances at the Women's March on Washington. View photos and footage below.
Watch Janelle Monáe’s full speech and performance at the Women's March on Washington.