New reveal that as as 500,000 people attended the Women's March on Washington on January 21st. There has been over the size of the because there were no turnstiles or sales. However, high-tech from the company Digital Design and Imaging Service provides a "solid " of there being 440,000 marchers, with a of half a million. It was the biggest demonstration in the USA since the Vietnam War in the 1960s. The New York Times reported that the Women's March was three times the of President Donald Trump's inauguration, which they said had 160,000 attendees. Five million people participated in women's marches around the world.
The Women's March was a global aimed at highlighting and protecting women's rights. The marchers also focused on , healthcare, the environment, LGBTQ , racial equality, freedom of religion, and workers' rights. The marches were held the day after the of President Trump. Event organisers said they wanted to, "send a message to our new administration on their day in office, and to the world that women's rights are rights". They added: "We will not rest until women have and equity at all levels of leadership in . We work peacefully while recognizing there is no true peace without and equity for all."