The 2019 Women’s March was bigger than you think

(Evelyn Hockstein for The Washington Post) After two years of counting political crowds in the United States, we find that public demonstrations remain a powerful… Read More

3 ways to look at August’s protests — and 2 charts showing all protests since January 2017

Nia Evans of the National Women’s Law Center energizes demonstrators opposed to President  Trump’s then-Supreme Court nominee, Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, outside  the Supreme Court… Read More

In July, the Trump-era wave of protests started taking a back seat to campaign rallies

President Trump arrives to cheers at the Four Seasons Arena at Montana ExpoPark on July 5 in Great Falls, Mont. (Carolyn Kaster/AP) This is the… Read More

Millions of protesters turned out in June — more than in any month since Trump’s inauguration.

This is the 17th installment in a monthly series reporting on political crowds in the United States. Each month, the Crowd Counting Consortium will post updates… Read More

Tens of thousands of people protested in April and May — on topics like gun violence, labor rights and science

Emmy Adams, of Golden, Colo., joins Jorge Flores and Carlitos Rodriguez, both survivors of the shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., and… Read More

These are the four largest protests since Trump was inaugurated

Editors’ note: This is the 15th installment in a monthly series reporting on political crowds in the United States. Each month, the Crowd Counting Consortium will… Read More

Did you attend the March for Our Lives? Here’s what it looked like nationwide.

Emma González, a survivor of the Feb. 14 school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, speaks at the March for Our Lives in Washington… Read More

New count of U.S. protests shows more than 300 separate rallies against gun violence in Feb.

Hundreds of Parkland, Fla., students board buses to Tallahassee to protest the killing of 17 students and teachers at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. (Jonathan… Read More

January’s Women’s March brought out more than a million people — and many more also protested during the month

This is the 13th installment in a monthly series reporting on political crowds in the United States. Each month the Crowd Counting Consortium will post updates… Read More

In December, thousands of Americans protested against the tax plan, for DACA and about all the other usual suspects

Activists stage a sit-in outside of the office of Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.) on Dec. 5 to protest the GOP tax revision bill. (Getty Images)… Read More