Sights and Signs From the Women's March Connecticut 2018

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Thousands of people turned out for a Women's March event in Hartford, Conn. on Jan. 20, 2018
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Organizers estimated around 4,000 people attended the Hartford event.
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There were similar marches in dozens of cities across the country and across the world.
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The goal is to show solidarity among women, especially in the wake of the “Me Too” and “Times Up” movements.
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But the event was designed to reach beyond that. Participants want to represent a wide range of concepts including ending violence, reproductive rights, LGBTQIA rights, workers' rights, civil rights, disability rights, immigrant rights and environmental justice.
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Governor Dannel Malloy tweeted support for the march and declared Saturday #WeMarchOn Day in the State of Connecticut.
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The march was followed by a rally on the steps of the state capitol.
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