Video: Mainstream media ignored the Women's March. Here's what Women's March participants said about the media.

Video: Mainstream media ignored the Women's March. Here's what Women's March participants said about the media.

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Dayanita Ramesh / Media Matters

On January 20 and 21, over a million protesters marched all over the United States and the world for the 2018 Women’s March. Some estimates include: 200,000 marchers in New York City, 300,000 in Chicago, and 600,000 in Los Angeles. But despite the high turnout especially one year after the first Women’s March -- which not only broke records for attendance, but has since grown into a movement -- news outlets largely ignored these historic protests let alone actually interview anyone who organized or participated in them.

We went to a sister march in Washington D.C. on Saturday, January 20 and spoke to a few of the estimated 10,000 protesters and activists who were there.

Here’s what they had to say:

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