This is What Democracy Looks Like

Thinking Funny

Gentlemen, the Women’s Marches tomorrow aren’t just for women.

At least the one I went to last year in Dallas wasn’t. Don’t get me wrong, it was ALL about empowering women (of course!), but hundreds of men and boys showed up, too. The females who walked alongside my son and I (even the shouting strangers wearing pink pussyhats and holding ‘Make America Think Again’ signs) made us fellahs feel thoroughly welcomed.

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And seeing my wife and daughter holding hands as they marched with thousands of other strong, confident women made me proud and gave me hope that my eight-year-old girl will grow up into a world that listens to its women.

They certainly have important things to say.

“What do we want?  Justice!”

“When do we want it?  Now!”

Back in High School, I’d see pictures in my history books of Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. marching the streets of…

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