Women Gather in Capitol Rotunda on International Women's Day

March 08, 2018 07:05 PM

Thursday was International Women's Day. 

And in Minnesota, hundreds of women gathered in the State Capitol Rotunda, calling for an equal rights amendment to the state constitution.

Advertisement

RELATED: Women Continue Gains in State Judiciary, Law Schools, but Few Still Reach Partner in Private Practice

Elizabeth McLister brought along her 2-year-old daughter. While 102-year-old St. Paul native Carol Robertson was there as well.

"I have seen what women have gone through in my youth, and the advancements we've made until recently," she said. 'And I want to be sure we don't go back to those days." 


 

Credits

Jessica Miles

Copyright 2018 - KSTP-TV, LLC A Hubbard Broadcasting Company

Advertisement

Major police presence on St. Paul's east side

MSP Airport's friction tester key in keeping runways safe

Prisoner's death exposes security flaws; settlement deal in works with state

Parents speaking out after 2 violent assaults at Edison High School

Minneapolis prepares to move people from homeless encampment to navigation center

Crews fight fire at church in Norwood Young America

Advertisement