Many marchers carried Mexican flags and dressed in white as a sign of unity and to signal the non-political nature of the march. One of the banners read: “Gracias, Trump, for unifying Mexico!” …
Paulina Ortega carried a placard in English proclaiming: “We love Americans, we hate racism.”
“This is a march for dignity,” she said.
This story allowed me to flashback to a wonderful trip I had in 2009 to Mexico City, where I attended an academic conference. A couple photos from that trip are below.