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Women's rights protestors return to the state capitol and share their thoughts on the movement.

click to enlarge SCOTT ELMQUIST
  • Scott Elmquist

More than a year after a women’s rights protest at the State Capitol drew police in riot gear and led to multiple arrests, about 150 women returned Saturday for a more subdued “Women Matter: Use Your Power” march and rally. Among the speakers was Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Terry McAuliffe, who made a surprise appearance. Richmonder Cherish Maupin, shown, holds a rose while the event wraps up.

Women Matter: Rally & March from Briget Ganske on Vimeo.

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