Let me tell you this slightly Latino (12.5%) American feels a visceral swell of hope and pride over today’s actions. Not only because a hugh number of new and future (US) Americans took a visible measure of control over their personal, economic and political welfare, but also because it showed that a non-goofy, non-self-marginalizing mass of people can take to the streets.
Amen! I’ve been talking to a lot of friends about this in regards to the GLBT movements. It was also interesting to see some footage from American Indians in support of this movement.