McGee, Alex, 1989-
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Scope and Contents Interviewed by Kathryn Michaelis. In this interview, Alex McGee discusses her family background and reasons for attending the D.C. march. She then discusses details surrounding her travels to the march and the day of the march. She also discusses further the women's movement and "me too" movement.
Dates: February 24, 2018
Abstract On January 21, 2017, millions of people worldwide took part in marches to protest the inauguration of Donald Trump as the President of the United States. The first protest, which took place in Washington, D.C., was known as the Women's March on Washington and was intended as a response to anti-woman rhetoric and beliefs that were espoused during Trump's campaign. While women's and reproductive rights were at the forefront of marchers' concerns, many also protested the racist, anti-immigrant,...