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THE FASHION OF PROTEST: The Incredible Reason You Might Start Seeing Safety Pins Everywhere

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: fashion, politics, society, rights, culture, anti Trump statement, society )

- 887 days ago -
By fastening a safety pin to their clothing, people are declaring themselves allies to groups who have been maligned by Trump, to show that they stand in solidarity with anyone who might be afraid.


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Animae C (509)
Friday November 11, 2016, 5:17 pm
Wow that's awesome, SOLIDARITY!!!
Even though i'm in Australia i'm looking for a saftey pin now!!!

TY dear Cal

Past Member (0)
Friday November 11, 2016, 6:08 pm
Kinda funny--i;m sure i some safety pins. Gotta look 4 a huge one tho!

Dawnie W (250)
Friday November 11, 2016, 9:03 pm


A good simple thing to do, so as to show support for the disenfranchised down and out. ❤️

😺Thank you so kindly for sharing Cal😉

💕💛ღ❤️Ƹ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒ💕♥L💜ve, Hugs and Peace go with you all♥💕Ƹ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒ❤️ღ💛💕

Arild Gone for now (174)
Saturday November 12, 2016, 3:20 am
TY Cal.

Freya H (345)
Saturday November 12, 2016, 4:51 am
Good thing I have plenty of safety pins around the house! I will definitely spread the word.

Marianne R (78)
Saturday November 12, 2016, 6:09 am
Noted - Thank you.

Danuta W (1251)
Sunday November 13, 2016, 4:14 am

pam w (139)
Sunday November 13, 2016, 10:01 am
Great! I have a lovely, big, gold safety pin.....all ready.

Arielle S (313)
Sunday November 13, 2016, 10:48 am
Gonna buy a bunch, the bigger the better....

Joanne p (13)
Sunday November 13, 2016, 11:08 am

Mandi T (366)
Sunday November 13, 2016, 11:36 am
TY Cal

Lenore K (0)
Sunday November 13, 2016, 12:16 pm

Winn Adams (179)
Sunday November 13, 2016, 12:39 pm
Great idea!

Birgit W (160)
Sunday November 13, 2016, 1:03 pm
Thanks for sharing.

Joy M (168)
Sunday November 13, 2016, 1:33 pm

lisa O (6)
Sunday November 13, 2016, 1:38 pm
Thanks for explaining the safety pins I have seen. I will add one to my purse strap so I always have it.

Lois Jordan (63)
Sunday November 13, 2016, 1:46 pm
Noted. Thanks for posting, Cal.
I had just heard about this, but didn't know the meaning until now. Will be absolutely glad to join the Safety Pin solidarity.

Colleen L (3)
Sunday November 13, 2016, 2:08 pm
Guess I'll be wearing them too. Thanks Cal

Nita L (127)
Sunday November 13, 2016, 2:29 pm
Noted and shared. I like your idea of pinning one to the purse strap Lisa. That way I will be sure to always have it. Thank you Cal. Asalways, a great article for us to see.

Tom P (29)
Sunday November 13, 2016, 6:50 pm
We need a million safety pins with the bodies and voices attached to line the streets of D.C. On innaugaration day. Stick it to trump.

Peggy B (43)
Sunday November 13, 2016, 7:01 pm

Margie FOURIE (148)
Monday November 14, 2016, 12:39 am
Safety pins are so outdated, or are they coming back into fashion?

Melania Padilla (123)
Tuesday November 15, 2016, 9:39 am
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