RICHMOND — About 300 demonstrators gathered a few blocks from the state Capitol on a cold, rainy Saturday to continue their months-long protest against proposals they say restrict women’s rights.
Some protesters carried professionally printed signs that carried messages such as “Stop the War on Virginia Women.” Others waved more colorful, homemade posters: “Women’s Rights are Human Rights” and “Va.
Thirty-one protesters were arrested Saturday afternoon after they refused to leave the steps of the Virginia Capitol in Richmond during ananti-abortion protest. About 850 people attended a rally in Capitol Square to oppose proposals... Read Post
Hundreds of demonstrators are expected in downtown Richmond Saturday afternoon to promote women’s rights. The rally, organized by Unite Women Virginia, is one of a series of events taking place Saturday across the nation protesting ... Read Post