Despite Presidents Day, Protesters Give Trump No Respite
In the weekend leading to the Presidents Day holiday, protesters continued to march nationwide, over issues from science to immigration.
Protesters critical of President Donald Trump attend an afternoon rally to show solidarity with a general strike in Washington Square Park on Feb.17, 2017 in New York City. Across the country protests continue in reaction to the policies of the Trump administration.
Activists stage a New Orleans-style funeral procession in Washington Square Park on Feb. 18, 2017, to mourn the death of the U.S. presidency.
The procession came in advance of the Presidents Day holiday.
Members of the scientific community, environmental advocates, and supporters demonstrate on Feb. 19, 2017, in Boston, to call attention to what they say are the increasing threats to science and scientific research under the administration of President Trump.
People take part in a rally called 'I Am A Muslim Too' in a show of solidarity with American Muslims at Times Square on Feb.19, 2017 in New York City. A new version of a Trump administration travel ban will not stop green card holders or travelers already on planes from entering the United States, Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly said.
People carry posters during the rally against President Trump's executive order banning travel from seven Muslim-majority nations, in Times Square, Feb. 19, 2017.
Overhead view of the protesters marching in Times Square.
Muslim women protest against President Trump on Feb. 19, 2017, in Chicago, Illinois.
Protesters carry anti-Trump signs during a "Not My President Day" demonstration outside City Hall in Los Angeles, California, on Feb. 20, 2017.
Anti-Trump protesters march towards the White House during the "Not My President's Day" rally in Washington, D.C., on Feb.20, 2017.
People hold signs at a rally in New York, Feb. 20, 2017. Demonstrators unhappy with President Donald Trump's policies are attending a "Not My Presidents Day" rally on Central Park West near a Trump hotel.
People take part in the Manhattan rally, Feb. 20, 2017.