Des Moines Protest After U.S. Supreme Court Ruling

Two protesters display their banner of support on the overpass of Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway in downtown Des Moines. 

Joseph Dicklin

In response to the U.S. Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, protestors gathered on June 24 at the Central Academy in downtown Des Moines to defend bodily autonomy. Events across Iowa took place in Des Moines, Iowa City and Sioux City in response to the decision.