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Women’s march participants took on DeVos this weekend — with posterboard. Here’s what it looked like

The Women's March in New York City.
The Women's March in New York City.
Sarah Darville

A portion of the protesters at the women’s marches across the country on Saturday made it clear that they found Betsy DeVos unbearable.

Signs referencing President Trump’s nominee for education secretary were scattered throughout the protests — and grizzly bear puns abounded, in reference to remarks DeVos made during her confirmation hearing about the need to protect students from bears.

DeVos, a philanthropist and school-choice champion, also appeared confused about the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, inspiring another round of signs. She faces a Senate committee vote on Jan. 31.

Here are some of the education and DeVos-focused posters:

New York, courtesy Alex Zimmerman
New York, courtesy Alex Zimmerman

Me holding the bleb in his bear costume with his ‘bears against deVos’ sign at the Madison march pic.twitter.com/l0Sg1n4nq0

— were_duck (@were_duck) January 21, 2017

Great sign from the women's march in D.C.

Posted by Mark Roth on Saturday, January 21, 2017
Washington, D.C., courtesy Elizabeth Green
Washington, D.C., courtesy Elizabeth Green

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