BOSTON (CBS) – Tons of of individuals turned out for the Boston Ladies’s March on Saturday afternoon to oppose President Donald Trump and his U.S. Supreme Court docket nominee Amy Coney Barrett.
The march started on the Boston Frequent. From the Frequent, the demonstrators marched previous Metropolis Corridor earlier than lastly assembling at Faneuil Corridor.
It was considered one of a whole bunch of comparable marches throughout the nation on Saturday.
“That is our struggle. That is our nation, they usually’re making an attempt to take it away from us,” one demonstrator stated.
All through the day, the folks in attendance shouted “Defend all ladies!” and “Black lives matter!”
“I feel that is completely unbelievable, seeing folks from all walks of life, come right here, and assist one thing so necessary proper now,” stated demonstrator Brianna Sink.
The demonstrators say they’re against what they name the “Trump agenda”, and that features the nomination of Amy Coney Barrett.
“It’s your time to face up. Inform this administration that you just don’t agree with them, and that they’ll’t hold treating this nation this fashion. Younger folks, that is your nation, and it’ll solely keep your nation if you happen to struggle for it,” stated organizer Siobhan Reidy to the group.
The protest wasn’t simply made up of ladies, as many younger males additionally confirmed up demanding change.
“I feel we must always do away with Trump proper now as a result of he’s no good for the group,” stated demonstrator Malcolm Smalls. “The explanation why he’s no good to the group is as a result of all he cares about is himself. We don’t care about him.”