Women are expected to march down the streets of St. Augustine in January as part of the 3rd annual Women’s Wave March.
The march and rally are hosted by Women's March St. Johns, in partnership with Indivisible St. Johns, and will take place on January 19th.
Dozens of speakers expected to address key issues and actions relating to female-centric policy changes and values.
"We are outraged. We are organized. They forgot that 5 million women lit the world on fire two years ago. On January 19, 2019, we’re going to remind them when we flood the streets of Washington, D.C., and cities across the globe. Save the date: The #WomensWave is coming, and we’re sweeping the world forward with us."
This event will begin with a march over the Bridge of Lions to Castillo De San Marcos for a rally with speakers to address key issues and actions.
Speakers include: Dorothy Pitman Hughes (co-founder of Ms Magazine and Women’s Action Alliance), Monique Sampson ( UNF Students for a Democratic Society), Chyrl Anderson(FL Survivor Membership Lead at Everytown for Gun Safety), Dr. Dorothy Israel, Paige Mahogany Parks (T.A.P Transgender Awareness Project), Michelle Dillon (St. Johns Education Association president), Marianne Wareham (Florida Rights Restoration Coalition), Joanna Brown (Spoken word), Trish Becker (Leader of Women's March St. Johns) and Jaime Perkins (former candidate for State Representative District 17).