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The handmaid's protest

Women dressed in red gowns as worn in the "Handmaids Tale" protest Vice President Mike Pence and Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen outside the DHS Cybersecurity Summit in Manhattan, New York, July 31, 2018. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Women dressed in red gowns as worn in the "Handmaids Tale" protest Vice President Mike Pence and Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen outside the DHS Cybersecurity Summit in Manhattan, New York, July 31, 2018. REUTERS/Shannon...more

Women dressed in red gowns as worn in the "Handmaids Tale" protest Vice President Mike Pence and Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen outside the DHS Cybersecurity Summit in Manhattan, New York, July 31, 2018. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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Women dressed in red gowns as worn in the "Handmaids Tale" protest outside the Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity Summit where Vice President Mike Pence, DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and others were appearing in Manhattan, New York, July 31, 2018. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Women dressed in red gowns as worn in the "Handmaids Tale" protest outside the Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity Summit where Vice President Mike Pence, DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and others were appearing in Manhattan, New York, July...more

Women dressed in red gowns as worn in the "Handmaids Tale" protest outside the Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity Summit where Vice President Mike Pence, DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and others were appearing in Manhattan, New York, July 31, 2018. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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Women dressed in red gowns as worn in the "Handmaids Tale" protest outside the Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity Summit where Vice President Mike Pence, DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and others were appearing in Manhattan, New York, July 31, 2018. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Women dressed in red gowns as worn in the "Handmaids Tale" protest outside the Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity Summit where Vice President Mike Pence, DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and others were appearing in Manhattan, New York, July...more

Women dressed in red gowns as worn in the "Handmaids Tale" protest outside the Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity Summit where Vice President Mike Pence, DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and others were appearing in Manhattan, New York, July 31, 2018. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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An anti-abortion activist interrupts an abortion rights demonstration where volunteers dress up as handmaids ahead of a referendum on abortion law, in Dublin, Ireland May 23, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

An anti-abortion activist interrupts an abortion rights demonstration where volunteers dress up as handmaids ahead of a referendum on abortion law, in Dublin, Ireland May 23, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

An anti-abortion activist interrupts an abortion rights demonstration where volunteers dress up as handmaids ahead of a referendum on abortion law, in Dublin, Ireland May 23, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne
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Women dressed as handmaids join a protest against Vice President Mike Pence in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 23, 2018. Samantha Pearson/via REUTERS

Women dressed as handmaids join a protest against Vice President Mike Pence in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 23, 2018. Samantha Pearson/via REUTERS

Women dressed as handmaids join a protest against Vice President Mike Pence in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 23, 2018. Samantha Pearson/via REUTERS
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Women dressed as handmaids from the novel, film and television series "The Handmaid's Tale" demonstrate against cuts for Planned Parenthood in the Republican Senate healthcare bill at the Capitol in Washington, June 27, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Women dressed as handmaids from the novel, film and television series "The Handmaid's Tale" demonstrate against cuts for Planned Parenthood in the Republican Senate healthcare bill at the Capitol in Washington, June 27, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Women dressed as handmaids from the novel, film and television series "The Handmaid's Tale" demonstrate against cuts for Planned Parenthood in the Republican Senate healthcare bill at the Capitol in Washington, June 27, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
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Women in Handmaid's Tale costumes take part during a demonstration on International Women's Day in San Jose, Costa Rica March 8, 2018. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate

Women in Handmaid's Tale costumes take part during a demonstration on International Women's Day in San Jose, Costa Rica March 8, 2018. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate

Women in Handmaid's Tale costumes take part during a demonstration on International Women's Day in San Jose, Costa Rica March 8, 2018. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate
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Demonstrators dressed as handmaids participate in the Helsinki Calling demonstration before the Trump-Putin summit in Helsinki, Finland July 15, 2018. Lehtikuva/ Roni Rekomaa via REUTERS

Demonstrators dressed as handmaids participate in the Helsinki Calling demonstration before the Trump-Putin summit in Helsinki, Finland July 15, 2018. Lehtikuva/ Roni Rekomaa via REUTERS

Demonstrators dressed as handmaids participate in the Helsinki Calling demonstration before the Trump-Putin summit in Helsinki, Finland July 15, 2018. Lehtikuva/ Roni Rekomaa via REUTERS
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Anti-Trump demonstrators hold signs as the motorcade of President Donald Trump passes in West Palm Beach, Florida, January 15, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Anti-Trump demonstrators hold signs as the motorcade of President Donald Trump passes in West Palm Beach, Florida, January 15, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Anti-Trump demonstrators hold signs as the motorcade of President Donald Trump passes in West Palm Beach, Florida, January 15, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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An activist dressed in a costume from The Handmaid's Tale takes part in a protest and vigil against femicide in San Jose, Costa Rica March 15, 2018. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate

An activist dressed in a costume from The Handmaid's Tale takes part in a protest and vigil against femicide in San Jose, Costa Rica March 15, 2018. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate

An activist dressed in a costume from The Handmaid's Tale takes part in a protest and vigil against femicide in San Jose, Costa Rica March 15, 2018. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate
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Meghan Cardwell of Alexandria, Virginia holds a sign quoting a faux-Latin phrase featured in "The Handmaid's Tale" during the "March for Truth" rally demanding an impartial investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election on the National Mall in Washington, June 3, 2017. The sign reads "Don�t let the bastards grind you down". REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan

Meghan Cardwell of Alexandria, Virginia holds a sign quoting a faux-Latin phrase featured in "The Handmaid's Tale" during the "March for Truth" rally demanding an impartial investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential...more

Meghan Cardwell of Alexandria, Virginia holds a sign quoting a faux-Latin phrase featured in "The Handmaid's Tale" during the "March for Truth" rally demanding an impartial investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election on the National Mall in Washington, June 3, 2017. The sign reads "Don�t let the bastards grind you down". REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan
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An activist dressed in a costume from The Handmaid's Tale takes part in a protest and vigil against femicide in San Jose, Costa Rica March 15, 2018. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate

An activist dressed in a costume from The Handmaid's Tale takes part in a protest and vigil against femicide in San Jose, Costa Rica March 15, 2018. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate

An activist dressed in a costume from The Handmaid's Tale takes part in a protest and vigil against femicide in San Jose, Costa Rica March 15, 2018. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate
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Senators Roger Wicker (R-MS) and John Hoeven (R-ND) walk down the steps of the Senate for a meeting at the White House as women dressed as handmaids demonstrate against the Senate healthcare bill at the Capitol in Washington, June 27, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Senators Roger Wicker (R-MS) and John Hoeven (R-ND) walk down the steps of the Senate for a meeting at the White House as women dressed as handmaids demonstrate against the Senate healthcare bill at the Capitol in Washington, June 27, 2017....more

Senators Roger Wicker (R-MS) and John Hoeven (R-ND) walk down the steps of the Senate for a meeting at the White House as women dressed as handmaids demonstrate against the Senate healthcare bill at the Capitol in Washington, June 27, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
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Women dressed as characters from "The Handmaid's Tale" protest at the exit gate after a Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore campaign rally in Midland City, Alabama, December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Women dressed as characters from "The Handmaid's Tale" protest at the exit gate after a Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore campaign rally in Midland City, Alabama, December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Women dressed as characters from "The Handmaid's Tale" protest at the exit gate after a Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore campaign rally in Midland City, Alabama, December 11, 2017. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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Abortion rights activists demonstrate ahead of a referendum on abortion law, in Dublin, Ireland May 23, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

Abortion rights activists demonstrate ahead of a referendum on abortion law, in Dublin, Ireland May 23, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

Abortion rights activists demonstrate ahead of a referendum on abortion law, in Dublin, Ireland May 23, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne
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Activists wear red robes and white bonnets during the "March for Our Lives", an organized demonstration to end gun violence, in downtown Houston, Texas, March 24, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Activists wear red robes and white bonnets during the "March for Our Lives", an organized demonstration to end gun violence, in downtown Houston, Texas, March 24, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Activists wear red robes and white bonnets during the "March for Our Lives", an organized demonstration to end gun violence, in downtown Houston, Texas, March 24, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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Women dressed as handmaids join a protest against Vice President Mike Pence in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 23, 2018. Samantha Pearson/via REUTERS

Women dressed as handmaids join a protest against Vice President Mike Pence in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 23, 2018. Samantha Pearson/via REUTERS

Women dressed as handmaids join a protest against Vice President Mike Pence in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 23, 2018. Samantha Pearson/via REUTERS
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A woman dressed as a handmaid joins a protest against Vice President Mike Pence in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 23, 2018. Vanessa Ramalho/via REUTERS

A woman dressed as a handmaid joins a protest against Vice President Mike Pence in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 23, 2018. Vanessa Ramalho/via REUTERS

A woman dressed as a handmaid joins a protest against Vice President Mike Pence in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 23, 2018. Vanessa Ramalho/via REUTERS
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