Women's March Forward Summit at City Hall

By Kristin Archer

One year ago, we witnessed the Women’s March Movement which saw 6 million women worldwide come together in solidarity and protest after the inauguration of Donald Trump. Here in Hamilton, on that day in January 2017, we saw over 1000 women rally at City Hall.

To mark the first anniversary of that movement, YWCA Hamilton, in collaboration with more local organizations, coordinated the Women’s March Forward Summit, a pay-what-you-can event – “something reflective and practical, intended to engage more women and non-binary people in community organizing around intersectional women+’s issues.”

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Women's March Forward Summit at City Hall
Women’s March Forward Summit at City Hall
Kristin Archer is the creator of I Heart Hamilton (www.ihearthamilton.ca), where she has blogged about experiences around her hometown since 2011, growing an influential social media presence along the way. Encouraging locals to “be a tourist in your own city,” she promotes arts and culture across her various social media platforms, blog, and weekly radio show on 93.3 CFMU.

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