Controversy, winter storms, and a new mission: here's everything you need to know about the 2019 Women's March

Posted On: Jan 19, 2019   |   Posted By: Business Insider

Controversy, winter storms, and a new mission: here's everything you need to know about the 2019 Women's March

Women's rights advocates are expected to march in cities across the country today for the third year.
Low turnout is expected after the Women's March has been mired in controversy and those who do march in East Coast cities will likely face inclement weather and freezing temperatures.
After leadership faced accusations of anti-Semitism, Women's March, Inc. announced it will go ahead with hosting several marches this year in the name of its original mission, in addition to a new selection of civil rights concerns.
Women's rights advocates are slated to march in cities across the country today in the third year of Women's Marches.
This year's marches have been mired in controversy, and protestors will be facing freezing temperatures. Though the organizers behind the embattled Women's March, Inc reportedly submitted a permit application for up to 500,000 people, actual turnout is expected to be far lower.
The first Women's March in January 2017 drew approximately 485,000 protesters who gathered in Washington,...

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