A gaggle of ladies dressed as handmaids appeared outdoors the listening to room the place Supreme Court docket nominee Decide Brett Kavanaugh is going through senators.
The protesters within the costumes from the Hulu sequence “The Handmaid’s Story” are with Demand Justice, a liberal advocacy group preventing Kavanaugh’s affirmation, CNN affiliate The Hill reported.
The protesters launched a press release asserting they had been there to carry consideration to Kavanaugh’s “anti-abortion, anti-healthcare and anti-women” views. “Brett Kavanaugh is an extremist ideologue who, if confirmed to the Supreme Court docket, will take away ladies’s primary rights,” the assertion learn.
Girls have been utilizing the hit tv present’s iconic purple handmaid’s uniform to name out oppression in actual life in recent months. “The Handmaid’s Story” takes place in a dystopia referred to as the Republic of Gilead, a totalitarian society, previously generally known as the US, the place a category of ladies referred to as the handmaids are subjugated and used just for copy.