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Voices From the Women’s March on Seattle

January 21, 2017

On Saturday, January 21, 2017, the day after President Donald Trump was inaugurated, hundreds of thousands of men, women and children gathered for the Women’s March in more than 600 cities across America and around the world. They marched not only in protest of the new President of the United States, but in support of gender and reproductive rights. In what would register as one of the largest gatherings, more than 100,000 people took to the streets of downtown Seattle.

Hear from those who participated in these protests and what they hope will blossom from this act of civil defiance.



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Matt Mills McKnight

Matt Mills McKnight is a visual storyteller and journalist who covers a variety of political, social and environmental issues in the Pacific Northwest. He enjoys finding stories in his own South Seattle neighborhood, as well as researching projects throughout the rest of the city and region that he believes will inspire thought and discussion among viewers. Matt joined the KCTS 9 team in December, 2016. Previously he was a photo editor at MSN News and a freelance photojournalist covering many of the region's major news stories for a variety of news organizations.

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David Kroman

David Kroman is the city reporter for Crosscut.com. A Bainbridge Island native, David has also worked as a teacher, winery cellar hand, shellfish farmer and program director of a small non-profit. His Twitter is @KromanDavid and his email is david.kroman@crosscut.com.

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Should be Saturday, January 21st 2017.........also the date under the byline says January 18??  Thanks.

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Thank you for pointing out the error. We've updated the story to reflect the correct date.