After yesterday’s third annual Women’s March and the recent March for Life in Washington, D.C., Shout Your Abortion and The Illuminator collective projected a series of messages and facts about abortion onto both Trump Tower and a Union Square building in NYC.
Cofounded by Amelia Bonow, Kimberly Morrison, and former Jezebel staffer Lindy West, Shout Your Abortion began in 2015 as a social media campaign designed to remove the stigma around abortion. Since then, it’s become a “grassroots movement” that seeks to enable people to share their abortion stories through art, media, and community events.
Last night’s messages included “Fuck Your Wall” and “Abortion is Freedom” projected onto Trump Tower:
January 22 marks the 46th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, and Shout Your Abortion also projected the statistics that 71% of Americans support Roe onto Trump Tower and in Union Square, the fact that one in four women have had abortions:
This post has been updated to include The Illuminator.