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Pittsburgh Women’s March 2018

Pittsburgh Women’s March 2018

Women’s March awakens PGH feminism, calls for unity

Women’s March awakens PGH feminism, calls for unity

01/25/2018 By Ollie Gratzinger | Features Editor On an unseasonably warm Sunday morning, the streets of downtown Pittsburgh began to fill with a united and diverse crowd. The City that Always Sleeps had seemingly woken up. The 2018 Pittsburgh Women’s March began at 11 a.m. on Jan. 21 on the steps of the City County […]

Women’s March on Washington: Saturdays are for the boys polls

Women’s March on Washington: Saturdays are for the <del> boys </del> polls

By Shivani Gosai | Opinions Editor 1/24/18  Last year, I was not able to attend the first Women’s March — the groundbreaking event that sparked an international movement — so I made it a point to attend this year. When I arrived in D.C. the morning of the March, the sun was shining high and […]

Anniversary of Women’s March celebrated with continued action

Anniversary of Women’s March celebrated with continued action

By Shivani Gosai | Opinions Editor 1/18/18 On Jan. 21, 2017, almost 4,600,000 people in the United States and up to 5 million worldwide participated in a fight for women’s rights and equality for all. The Women’s March was an international movement after the inauguration of President Donald Trump designed to send a strong message […]

Women’s march not failure for smaller turnout

Women’s march not failure for smaller turnout

By Shivani Gosai | Assistant Opinions Editor All around the globe, women have been protesting the recent inauguration of President Donald J. Trump. Once again, citizens gathered in New York City on March 8 for “A Day Without a Woman” to protest against his administration and gender discrimination. The rally called for women to take […]

Pittsburgh Sister March walks in concert with national gatherings

Pittsburgh Sister March walks in concert with national gatherings

By Madison Pastrick | Staff Writer Adding to the footsteps of those who marched on Washington, thousands gathered downtown on Saturday at Pittsburgh’s Sister March to advocate for the same principles as that larger march of racial, economic, climate and reproductive justice, religious freedom and human rights.   This past weekend, 673 organized marches took […]