Do Women's Marches Matter?

Some of the thousands of women who attended the 1997 Million Woman March in Philadelphia. Jonathan Elderfield/Hulton Archive/Getty Images

Episode Sources:

"What makes protest effective?"

"Crowds gather in Philadelphia to take part in Million Woman March"

"Million Woman March fills Philadelphia streets"

"At Million Woman March, focus is on family"

"A brief history of women's protests",29569,2088114,00.html

"Women of protest: Photographs from the records of the National Woman's Party"

"History of marches and mass action"

"9 protests by women that changed the world"

"Do street protests still work?"

"Why street protests don't work"

"Why street protests work in Pakistan"