by Hayley Broderick and Amelia Wright
(left to right, top to bottom: Boston, MA; Boston, MA; Washington, D.C.; Washington D.C.)
After weeks of cloudy dismal skies, the sun finally shone through over the Boston Common. Pink hats covered the area in roaring support of women’s rights. After a hugely successful march in protest of the presidential election just months before, it seemed almost unreal that this march could be bigger than the one previous. Nearly 175,000 people congregated for this monumental event.