Thousands of people gathered and marched at Westlake Park Jan. 29, 2017 to protest Trump’s executive orders temporarily banning entrance of people from seven Muslim-majority countries, including U.S. permanent residents and visa holders.
The art of protesting trump:
In the days leading up to the inauguration, many DIY sign-making nights have popped up around town in anticipation for a variety of events in Seattle over the weekend protesting President Donald Trump.
Angela Davis voices support for No Youth Jail movement
Davis, a national figure in the Black Power and anti-prison movement, was in town as part of the city of Seattle’s MLK Unity Day, where she backed the movement against the proposed King County juvenile detention center and reflected on the shape of activism after last November’s presidential election.