Fans of the movie V for Vendetta, will know the quote:
Remember, remember, the 5th of November
The Gunpowder Treason and plot;
I know of no reason why Gunpowder Treason
Should ever be forgot.
The Million Mask March is an annual protest held in London, England and worldwide on November 5th to demonstrate against capitalism. Participants wear Guy Fawkes masks and march from London’s Trafalgar Square to London’s Parliament building.
The protesters were out in full force yesterday. Comedian and well known activist, Russell Brand even made an appearance to support the idea.
Protesters burned an effigy of Donald Trup as part of the Guy Fawkes Night celebrations in the UK.
Million Mask March protests occurred in cities worldwide including: London, Rome, Italy, Washington, Boston, Texas, Los Angeles, Chicago, Toronto, Ottawa and even here in Winnipeg.