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Women Takeover Downtown Raleigh With Puns And ‘Pussyhats’

Women and their supporters turned out in droves for the Women's March on Raleigh on January 21, 2017.
Jess Clark
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WUNC

On Saturday, women and their supporters took to the streets of Washington, DC and other cities around the world to voice their opposition to incoming President Donald Trump. In Raleigh, marching women donned knitted pussyhats, the headwear that has become emblematic of feminist protest.
 

Host Frank Stasio speaks with WUNC reporter Jess Clark about the march in Raleigh and the range of issues protested including xenophobia and House Bill 2.

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