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International Women's Day in NYC: Photos of rallies, marches

Hundreds of people filled Washington Square Park on Thursday, March 8, in a show of solidarity with International Women's Day and a planned work strike.

Attendees pushed for women's equality while boasting signs that read, "Demand it all" and "We are visible."

Scroll down for scenes from the event, as well as photos from last year's rallies and marches.

People hold signs during the International Women's Strike
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People hold signs during the International Women's Strike and rally in Washington Square Park, coinciding with International Women's Day, on Thursday, Mar. 8, 2018.

Hundreds of people attend the International Women's Strike
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Hundreds of people attend the International Women's Strike and rally in Washington Square Park, coinciding with International Women's Day, on Thursday, Mar. 8, 2018.

A participant displays a sign at the International
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A participant displays a sign at the International Women's Strike and rally in Washington Square Park, coinciding with International Women's Day, Thursday, Mar. 8, 2018.

A woman holds a sign during the International
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A woman holds a sign during the International Women's Strike and rally in Washington Square Park, coinciding with International Women's Day, on Thursday, Mar. 8, 2018.

A woman holds a sign during the International
Photo Credit: Linda Rosier

A woman holds a sign during the International Women's Strike and rally in Washington Square Park, coinciding with International Women's Day, on Thursday, Mar. 8, 2018.

Women take part in the International Women's Strike
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Women take part in the International Women's Strike and rally in Washington Square Park, coinciding with International Women's Day, on Thursday, Mar. 8, 2018.

Participants at the International Women's Strike and rally
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Participants at the International Women's Strike and rally in Washington Square Park, coinciding with International Women's Day, on Thursday, Mar. 8, 2018.

Participants gather at the International Women's Strike rally
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Participants gather at the International Women's Strike rally in Manhattan's Washington Square Park on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

A woman holds a protest sign during the
Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa

A woman holds a protest sign during the International Women's Strike rally in Manhattan's Washington Square Park on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

A woman speaks onstage under the arch at
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A woman speaks onstage under the arch at Washington Square Park in Manhattan during the International Women's Strike rally on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

A woman holds a protest sign during the
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A woman holds a protest sign during the International Women's Strike rally in Manhattan's Washington Square Park on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

New Yorkers take part in the International Women's
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New Yorkers take part in the International Women's Strike rally on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, at Washington Square Park in Manhattan.

New Yorkers participate in the International Women's Strike
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New Yorkers participate in the International Women's Strike rally in Manhattan's Washington Square Park on March, 8, 2017.

A woman holds a protest sign during the
Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa

A woman holds a protest sign during the International Women's Strike rally at Manhattan's Washington Square Park on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

A woman checks her phone during the International
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A woman checks her phone during the International Women's Strike rally in Manhattan's Washington Square Park on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

Participants gather at the International Women's Strike rally
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Participants gather at the International Women's Strike rally at Washington Square Park in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

Arrests are made in Manhattan's Columbus Circle, near
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Arrests are made in Manhattan's Columbus Circle, near Trump International Hotel and Tower, during the A Day Without a Woman rally on International Women's Day on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

A woman is arrested in Manhattan's Columbus Circle
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A woman is arrested in Manhattan's Columbus Circle during the A Day Without a Woman rally for International Women's Day on March 8, 2017.

A woman holds a protest sign during the
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A woman holds a protest sign during the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on International Women's Day on March 8, 2017.

People take part in the A Day Without
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People take part in the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on International Women's Day on March 8, 2017.

A participant holds a protest sign held during
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A participant holds a protest sign held during the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on International Women's Day on March 8, 2017.

A woman holds a protest sign during the
Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa

A woman holds a protest sign during the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on International Women's Day on March 8, 2017.

Rie Ma, of Brooklyn, participates in the A
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Rie Ma, of Brooklyn, participates in the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on International Women's Day on March 8, 2017.

A woman engages in civil disobedience in Manhattan's
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A woman engages in civil disobedience in Manhattan's Columbus Circle during the A Day Without a Woman rally on International Women's Day on March 8, 2017.

A protester engages in civil disobedience in Manhattan's
Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa

A protester engages in civil disobedience in Manhattan's Columbus Circle during the A Day Without a Woman rally on International Women's Day on March 8, 2017.

A protester is arrested in Manhattan's Columbus Circle
Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa

A protester is arrested in Manhattan's Columbus Circle during the A Day Without a Woman rally on International Women's Day on March 8, 2017.

A protester is arrested in Manhattan's Columbus Circle
Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa

A protester is arrested in Manhattan's Columbus Circle during the A Day Without a Woman rally on International Women's Day on March 8, 2017.

A woman holds a protest sign during the
Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa

A woman holds a protest sign during the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on March 8, 2017.

Solidarity was the theme during the A Day
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Solidarity was the theme during the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on March 8, 2017.

Support for various causes was on display during
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Support for various causes was on display during the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on March 8, 2017.

Two women hold a protest sign during the
Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa

Two women hold a protest sign during the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on March 8, 2017.

Women take part in the A Day Without
Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa

Women take part in the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on March 8, 2017.

A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan
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A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on March 8, 2017.

A Day Without a Woman strike organizers encouraged
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A Day Without a Woman strike organizers encouraged participants to wear red to mark International Women's Day on March 8, 2017.

A woman holds a protest sign during the
Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa

A woman holds a protest sign during the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on March 8, 2017.

A woman wearing a
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A woman wearing a "pink pussyhat" participates in the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on March 8, 2017.

A woman thrusts her fist into the air
Photo Credit: Christa Lopez

A woman thrusts her fist into the air in solidarity with the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

Rodrigo Sanchez, 36, of Brooklyn, participates in the
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Rodrigo Sanchez, 36, of Brooklyn, participates in the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

Ann Benson, 62, of Manhattan, participates in the
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Ann Benson, 62, of Manhattan, participates in the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

A woman participates in the A Day Without
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A woman participates in the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

Dominique Osborne, 37, and Lindsey Montague, 35, both
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Dominique Osborne, 37, and Lindsey Montague, 35, both of Queens, participate in A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

A protest sign held up during the A
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A protest sign held up during the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

Women participate in the A Day Without a
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Women participate in the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

A woman holds a protest sign during the
Photo Credit: Christa Lopez

A woman holds a protest sign during the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

Lindsey Montague, 35, of Queens, holds a protest
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Lindsey Montague, 35, of Queens, holds a protest sign during the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

Crowds gather at the A Day Without a
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Crowds gather at the A Day Without a Woman rally held near 59th Street and Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

Crowds gather at the A Day Without a
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Crowds gather at the A Day Without a Woman rally held near 59th Street and Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

Jennylee De Santos, 32, of Manhattan, participates in
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Jennylee De Santos, 32, of Manhattan, participates in the A Day Without a Woman rally held near 59th Street and Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

A woman holds a protest sign during the
Photo Credit: Christa Lopez

A woman holds a protest sign during the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

Christina Lowestein and Erica Farber, both 55 and
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Christina Lowestein and Erica Farber, both 55 and from Manhattan, participate in the A Day Without a Woman rally in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

Crowds gather at the A Day Without a
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Crowds gather at the A Day Without a Woman rally held near 59th Street and Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

Crowds gather at the A Day Without a
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Crowds gather at the A Day Without a Woman rally near 59th Street and Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

Crowds gather at the A Day Without a
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Crowds gather at the A Day Without a Woman rally held near 59th Street and Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

Crowds gather at the A Day Without a
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Crowds gather at the A Day Without a Woman rally held near 59th Street and Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

Crowds gather at the A Day Without a
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Crowds gather at the A Day Without a Woman rally held near 59th Street and Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

People hold up signs at the A Day
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People hold up signs at the A Day Without a Woman rally held near 59th Street and Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

Crowds gather at the A Day Without a
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Crowds gather at the A Day Without a Woman rally held near 59th Street and Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

People rally near 59th Street and Fifth Avenue
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People rally near 59th Street and Fifth Avenue in Manhattan as part of the A Day Without a Woman strike on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

People hold up anti-Trump signs during the A
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People hold up anti-Trump signs during the A Day Without a Woman rally held near 59th Street and Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

A Day Without A Woman

Crowds gather at the A Day Without a
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Crowds gather at the A Day Without a Woman rally held near 59th Street and Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

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