As part of the commemoration of the 8m worldwide, the story of a mother attending the march for the first time, went viral, since she was accompanied by her daughter, and said she understood the reason why it was held.
With a message of support, the young woman exposed her experience when attending for the first time, with her sister, a friend and her nearly two-year-old daughter, at the march to protest against gender inequality.
It was through the TikTok social network, where Alejandra Jiménez, in her account, ‘@nalejandrajs’, shared a series of videos that went viral after telling a story about a man who made her uncomfortable and what her experience was like when attending a March 8 march. of March.
Although the marches are divided by issues such as abortion, disappeared women, gender violence, peace, among others, he stressed that, “aAt the beginning I felt super nervous, I never imagined that I would be there, We began to walk, to march, the songs were heard, it looked like all of us, all of us, all of us, we were always united”.
During the trajectory, they stopped at a house where there were some canvases of a disappeared girl. When they stopped, the mother of that young woman told the story, like the other people who participated in the march.
Therefore, the content creator explained that, “being there as a mother, seeing another mother speak, about her daughter who is missing, and how many others there are, how much violence there is against women.”
Given this, he explained “you can’t even walk down the quiet street anymore because they are yelling things at you, they are touching you, At what point do they think we are their property?”
While in another clip, he recounted that when he heard everything that was happening in the march, it was right there, “that moment when I saw him so close, that is, I was living it, there with everyone and it was that I understood why the marches are held… to make us listen, so that they look at us and know that they are seriously killing us.”