Thousands of Seattle pro-choice supporters participate in rally

SEATTLE — Thousands of people participated in a Seattle rally and march on Saturday in support of pro-abortion rights.

The message from those gathered at Cal Anderson Park was clear.

“Keep our women’s autonomy, fight for our rights like we’ve been doing forever,” said Jennifer Vinson, who attended Saturday’s rally.

Washington’s Planned Parenthood Alliance Advocates organized the pro-abortion rights rally, one of many around the country after a leaked draft opinion from the U.S. Supreme Court hinted Roe v. Wade may be overturned.

“We’re looking at as many as 26 states across the country moving quickly to ban abortion and that would affect as many as 36 million American women and people

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