Several hundred protestors, the majority of them women,  showed up on Saturday afternoon for the 12th annual Walk Against Rape march that began and ended at the Women’s Building on 18th Street. Here are some of those who marched and why.

The Walk Against Rape march makes it’s way down Mission Street. Photo by Lola M.Chavez

Jazmyn Wright (right) “I’m here one, because I’m a survivor. Two, to support other survivors, and three, to make people aware.” Photo by Lola M. Chavez

Lucas Motro marches to show his support. Photo by Lola M. Chavez

Jude Dievold, marches to end violence against women and screenprints clothing to support feminist cause. www.etsy.com/shop/killthepartriarchy Photo by Lola M. Chavez

Ken St. George marches to support all women and “the fact that sometimes men don’t do right things. We need to support our women and to educate our men about what’s the right thing to do.” Photo by Lola M. Chavez

Natasha Arnold, “I’m walking because I have friends who have been raped, and I don’t think rape culture is acceptable anywhere in the world.” Photo by Lola M. Chavez

The Walk Against Rape march makes it’s way down Mission Street. Photo by Lola M.Chavez