10,000 'Women's Walk' Protesters March from Munjoy Hill to Congress Square

Photos by Nick Johnson

The Portland Press Herald estimates 10,000 protesters gathered to march from the Eastern Promenade on Munjoy Hill down Congress Street to Congress Square this morning as part of the Women's Walk. A similar march in Augusta this morning also saw thousands of participants.

The Women's Walk is a faction of the Women's March on Washington where D.C. city officials currently estimate a turnout of 500,000 protesters according to the Los Angeles Times.