Anti-Trump protests to kick off with Washington civil rights march

Wochit Headline News - Saturday, 14 January 2017
A week of protests ahead of Donald Trump's inauguration as U.S. president is set to kick off on Saturday with a civil rights march in Washington. Activists are angry over the Republican's comments on minority groups including Muslims and Mexicans. Civil rights leader the Reverend Al Sharpton plans to lead a march along the National Mall ending at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial. The memorial is about two miles from the steps of the U.S.

Recent related news

Advertisement
WASHINGTON & NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Clearwater--The first one-on-one conversation and Q&A session with former Office for Civil Rights Director Leon...
1 week ago • Business Wire
At a campaign rally in Fort Dodge, Iowa, Donald Trump, speaking of the Islamic State, once told supporters, β€œI would bomb the shit out of ’em. I would just...
5 days ago • The New Yorker
WASHINGTON (AP) β€” The Latest on the March for Science, with events around the world intended to promote the understanding of science and defend science from...
3 days ago • SeattlePI.com
Unemployment rates fall to record lows in 4 US states WASHINGTON (AP) β€” Unemployment rates fell to record lows in four U.S. states in March after months of...
4 days ago • SeattlePI.com
Advertisement
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he is set to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump in Washington on May 16 or May 17.NTV television quoted Erdogan...
4 days ago • Newsmax
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday put Japan on notice that Washington wants results β€œin the near future” from talks it hopes will open markets to...
1 week ago • Raw Story

You might like