Angela Peoples

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(Photo: Kevin Banatte, afroCHuBBZ)

Angela Peoples (1986- ) is a US activist fighting for equal rights for Black and queer (LGBTQ) people, currently the co-director of GetEQUAL. She is best known for a picture of her holding a sign that says:

“Don’t forget: White Women Voted for Trump.”

– while sucking on a lollipop. Right behind her are three White women, one of them taking a picture of herself, the other two looking at their phones. They are at the women’s march in Washington, DC the day after Donald Trump became president. Her hat says, “Stop Killing Black People”.

In 2016, 53% of White women voted for Donald Trump while 94% of Black women voted for Hillary Clinton.

She says the march “definitely felt very white.”

What she would say to the White women behind her:

“I would say 53% of white women voted for him. Someone in your family voted…

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