To Show Their Economic Clout, American Women Go On Strike In US

Many American women stayed home from work, joined rallies or wore red to demonstrate how vital they are to the US economy, as International Women’s Day was observed with a multitude of events around the world. ‘The Day Without a Woman’ protest in the U.S. was put together by organisers of the vast women’s marches that drew more than 1 million Americans the day after President Donald Trump’s inauguration.