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At women’s marches, the signs tell the story

Cambridge-01/20/18 The signs... A womens march and rally was held on the Cambridge Common on the one year anniversary of the giant women's march in Washington. Thousands took partJohnTlumacki/The Boston Globe(metro)
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A women’s march and rally was held on the Cambridge Common Saturday.

Cambridge-01/20/18 The signs... A womens march and rally was held on the Cambridge Common on the one year anniversary of the giant women's march in Washington. Thousands took partJohnTlumacki/The Boston Globe(metro)
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Thousands attended the demonstration in Cambridge.

Cambridge-01/20/18 The signs... A womens march and rally was held on the Cambridge Common on the one year anniversary of the giant women's march in Washington. Thousands took partJohnTlumacki/The Boston Globe(metro)
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The march in Cambridge came on the one-year anniversary of women’s marches throughout the country, including Washington D.C.

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At Harvard Square during the women’s march in Cambridge.

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At the Boston women’s march.

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 20: Thousands hold signs and rally while attending the WomenÕs March on January 20, 2018 in New York, United States. Across the nation hundreds of thousands of people are marching on what is the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump's swearing-in to protest against his past statements on women and to celebrate womenÕs rights around the world. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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The women’s march in New York.

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 20: People gather near Central Park before the beginning of the Women's March on January 20, 2018 in New York City. Across the nation hundreds of thousands of people are marching on what is the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump's swearing-in to protest against his past statements on women and to celebrate women's rights around the world. (Photo by Stephanie Keith/Getty Images)
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Near Central Park.

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 20: Thousands hold signs and rally while attending the WomenÕs March on January 20, 2018 in New York, United States. Across the nation hundreds of thousands of people are marching on what is the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump's swearing-in to protest against his past statements on women and to celebrate womenÕs rights around the world. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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Thousands of people marched in New York.

A woman holds a sign as she attends the second annual National Womens March on January 20, 2018 in New York City. / AFP PHOTO / Kena BetancurKENA BETANCUR/AFP/Getty Images
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In New York.

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 20: Thousands hold signs and rally while attending the WomenÕs March on January 20, 2018 in New York, United States. Across the nation hundreds of thousands of people are marching on what is the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump's swearing-in to protest against his past statements on women and to celebrate womenÕs rights around the world. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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Marches occurred throughout the United States. This one was in New York.

People take part in the Women's March on Washington 2018: March On The Polls! on the National Mall on January 20, 2018 in Washington DC. / AFP PHOTO / Andrew CABALLERO-REYNOLDSANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP/Getty Images
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The march in Washington, D.C.

Lisa Lucas Gardner takes part in the Women's March on Washington 2018: March On The Polls! on the National Mall on January 20, 2018 in Washington DC. / AFP PHOTO / Andrew CABALLERO-REYNOLDSANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP/Getty Images
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Lisa Lucas Gardner was in Washington

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 20: Thousands hold signs and rally while attending the WomenÕs March on January 20, 2018 in New York, United States. Across the nation hundreds of thousands of people are marching on what is the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump's swearing-in to protest against his past statements on women and to celebrate womenÕs rights around the world. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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In New York.

A woman holds a sign during the Second Annual Womens March Chicago on January 20, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Kena BetancurKENA BETANCUR/AFP/Getty Images
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In New York.