Protesters March Through DC During 'March for Life' Rally

Big crowds were seen in Washington on Friday, January 21, for the annual March for Life rally, the largest anti-abortion rights demonstration in the country.

This footage, taken by Twitter user @_ssimpson_, shows a group of demonstrators carrying upside-down US flags and Patriot Front flags, while chanting “reclaim America!” The organization is designated a “white nationalist hate group” by the Southern Poverty Law Center.

“Tens of thousands” of protesters attend the rally on the anniversary of the Supreme Court’s 1973 Roe v Wade ruling, which legalized abortion in all 50 states, according to the event’s website.

A case currently before the Supreme Court could potentially overturn the landmark decision.

Multiple street closures were in the process of reopening as of Friday afternoon, according to the Metropolitan Police Department. Credit: @_ssimpson_ via Storyful