Photos: Protest Signs of the Inauguration

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Last week, the Informer road-tripped to Washington DC for the inauguration of America’s new Dark Lord, Donald J. Trump. Here’s a look at some of the protest signs of the resistance.

Protesters outside the alt-right's DeploraBall Thursday night at the National Press Club interrupt a Trump supporter doing an interview with the Agence France Presse. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
Protesters outside the alt-right’s DeploraBall Thursday night at the National Press Club interrupt a Trump supporter doing an interview with the Agence France Presse. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
Outside an inaugural gate to the National Mall on Friday. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
Outside an inaugural gate to the National Mall on Friday. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
Crazymotherfucker. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
Crazymotherfucker. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
Protesters link arms to form a blockade on a sidewalk near an inaugural gate. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
Protesters link arms to form a blockade on a sidewalk near an inaugural gate. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
At the Future Is Feminist blockade direct action at an inaugural gate Friday. Photo- Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
At the Future Is Feminist blockade direct action at an inaugural gate Friday. Photo- Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
At the Future Is Feminist rally. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
At the Future Is Feminist rally. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
Only dicks are scared of empowered chicks at the Women's March. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
Only dicks are scared of empowered chicks at the Women’s March. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
At the Women's March Saturday. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
At the Women’s March Saturday. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
Won't somebody please think of the children at the Women's March Saturday. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
Won’t somebody please think of the children at the Women’s March Saturday. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
At the Women's March on Independence Avenue. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
At the Women’s March on Independence Avenue. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
At the Women's March. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
At the Women’s March. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
At the Women's March. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
At the Women’s March. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
Indigenous women march in downtown DC Saturday. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
Indigenous women march in downtown DC Saturday. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
At the Women's March. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
At the Women’s March. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
Friday at Franklin Square in downtown DC, where post-inauguration protest events were held. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
Friday at Franklin Square in downtown DC, where post-inauguration protest events were held. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
A post-inauguration demonstration Friday at McPherson Square. Photo: Gavin Aronsen
A post-inauguration demonstration Friday at McPherson Square. Photo: Gavin Aronsen
Disobey Trump, bust ghosts at the Women's March Saturday. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
Disobey Trump, bust ghosts at the Women’s March Saturday. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
Protesters at the H. Carl Moultrie Courthouse Saturday had a different view on the Women's March. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
Protesters at the H. Carl Moultrie Courthouse Saturday had a different view on the Women’s March. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer
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Gavin Aronsen is an editor and reporter for and founding member of the Iowa Informer. He previously worked as a city reporter for the Ames Tribune, research assistant to investigative journalist Wayne Barrett at the Village Voice, and in various roles at Mother Jones, where his work contributed to a National Magazine Award nomination for the magazine's digital media coverage of the Occupy Wall Street movement. Email: garonsen [at] iowainformer [dot] com.