12 Dec '16, 7pm

Craftivism FTW

is looking to put a pink cat-ear hat on the head of every woman, feminist, and ally at the Women’s March on Washington on January 21. Founded by a band of knitters, the Los Angeles–based outfit wants to provide activists with the means to present a “unique collective visual statement” as they protest Donald Trump’s divisive rhetoric one day after he’s sworn in as America’s 45th president. For anyone who’s heard the President Elect’s lewd remarks about a certain part of the female anatomy , the “pussy” symbolism is pretty self-evident. As for the pink? “Pink is considered a very female color representing caring, compassion, and love—all qualities that have been derided as weak but are actually strong ,” the Pussyhat Project said. “Wearing pink together is a powerful statement that we are unapologetically feminine and we unapologetically stand for women’s rights.”

Full article: https://www.ecouterre.com/pussyhat-project-aims-to-make-1...

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