Eilise Marten was a surrogate for a Montreal couple. We asked her why she did it, and what she learned.
“Despite all the odds against us. We. Are. Slaying.”
“When I’ve wanted more from life, I’ve usually been the biggest obstacle in my own way.”
Can violence against women be stopped?
If January was about finding our footing and learning to march in sync, then February will be about gaining strength from one another to move forward.
The pink pussy hats set the tone for the march: a family-friendly “fuck you”; a giant love-in, albeit one steeped in anger.