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Community huddles for women’s rights

Local women hold up signs to protest inequality and show support for immigrants and other minorities during International Women’s Day Wednesday along Lincoln Avenue.

Mallory Kutnick, Campus Reporter

March 8, 2017

Sixty community members gathered at Morton Park Wednesday afternoon to support equality on International Women’s Day. Inspired by the Women’s March in Washington, D.C., the Charleston Women’s Huddle Actions Group has worked since its launch in February to promote women’s rights. The group...

Charleston group to rally during women’s strike

Mallory Kutnick, Campus Reporter

March 8, 2017

A Charleston group inspired by January’s march on Washington, D.C. will take to Morton Park at noon Wednesday, International Women’s Day, to raise awareness for women’s issues. The Charleston Women’s Huddle Actions Group will lead the demonstration, which will include speeches on domestic...

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