Women dressed as handmaids chained themselves to a bench outside the Supreme Court on Thursday and accused President Trump of “stealing the election” as part of their “installation” representing purported voter suppression.
The women, who held signs reading “Trump/Pence OUT,” created an installation which one of the protesters described to the crowd.
“These are women dressed in the enslaving garb of the handmaids outfit representing theocracy and the enslavement of women. They are being put in chains, and the voting ballot— booth is going to be just out of their reach,” she said, proclaiming that it is “what is happening right now.”
“Donald Trump is stealing the election and suppressing votes,” she continued, claiming that Trump seeks to intimidate people at the voting booth.
A demonstrator could be heard describing herself as a “white middle class cisgender female” who has “no reason to be here other than everything that is