From 3.3 million to 5.2 million. 300 cities—and records are breaking all over. (Here in Austin, it’s the largest gathering in city history.)
And they aren’t just marching and going home: a record number of women are running for office. Hundreds of thousands have become activists and leaders. Millions more are voting.
The resistance isn’t abating, it’s getting stronger. Nine months to midterms.
Even more heartening: children. There are children everywhere, which will be the new generation to end the bigotry, misogyny, and hatred of the tribal rightwing. They are being defined by the awfulness they see on one side and the hope on our side. Deep red areas will flip in my lifetime.
I look forward to that day.
In the meantime, enjoy the spectacle. Here’s my top 10 favorite signs:
Please add your favorite in comments…