We know through painful experience that freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed.
-Martin Luther King Jr., Letter from Birmingham Jail, 1963
Friday is Inauguration Day, the day when Donald J. Trump officially becomes our 45th president.
The Trump presidency promises to be unlike any we’ve seen before. I could go on at length about fighting the normalization of Trump, but if you’re reading this you probably know what I would say anyway. Now it’s time to do what the Bay Area does best: protest.