Created: | Author: Christina Martins | Memory Date: January 21, 2017
On January 21, 2017 over 6,000 people rallied in solidarity as peaceful advocates and defenders of women’s rights, safety, and health. The event took place at Lake Eola Park in downtown Orlando and coincided with more than 600 marches throughout the country, including the Women’s March on Washington, which is said to have had over 500,000 peaceful protesters in attendance.
Speakers included Hanna Battla, Tiffany Namey, Sherrie Brunn, Linda Chapin, Anna Eskamani, Sheena Meade, Rasha Mubarak, Susannah Randolph, Vivian Rodriguez, Maria Santana, and Hannah Willard.
Performances by the Orlando Gay Chorus, Helena, and Faith Culhane.