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‘Womxn and Femme March’ draws hundreds to Vermont State House

Organizers and speakers of the “Womxn and Femme March” stand as Beverly Little Thunder gives the closing speech of the event Oct. 17.
Paige Fisher, Cynic News Reporter October 20, 2020

The granite steps of the Vermont State House filled with people Saturday afternoon, calling on Vermonters to vote for Joe Biden in the upcoming presidential election and to fight for a more inclusive feminism. The...

It’s time for a new Women’s March

It's time for a new Women's March
Staff Editorial January 23, 2019

This past Saturday, Vermonters gathered in Montpelier — and in capitals across the nation — for the third annual Women’s March. The march was first conceived in the light of President Donald Trump’s...

Women’s March calls for change and unity

Protesters pose for a photo Jan. 19 in front of a plush vagina at the Montpelier Women's March. Various organizations participated, marching in support of women and marginalized communities.
Anna Kolosky, Staff Writer January 22, 2019

On a frigid Saturday morning, a crowd of over 700 braved the 7 degree cold to protest in Vermont’s capital. The front lawn of the State House in Montpelier was packed with crowds who stood in support...

Marchers seek inspiration from youth

Marchers seek inspiration from youth
Samantha Granham, Cynic Correspondent February 1, 2018

“But where are all the people?” my friend Rachel Zell asked as we turned off 89 to Montpelier and entered the downtown area of Vermont’s capital. The sun couldn’t decide whether to leave the...

Women’s March: Montpelier VT, Sanders Speech

February 8, 2017

Organized national women's march on Washington

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