Black Monday

PhotographerMichal Adamski
PrizeHonorable Mention
City/CountryLubon, Poland
Photo Date03.10.2016
Entry Description

Black protest. Polish women take part in a demonstration against changes in abortion law. Woman stuck in the traffic jam, because of unpredictable number of protesters. Law and Justice won elections in 2015 . With a majority in parliament wins the all-important votes. On September 23 Parliament sent a law banning abortion to the Committee on Justice and Human Rights. Thousands of women came out the streets to protest against this law.