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’Show up for democracy’: Naperville woman to protest every night at Riverwalk until mid-term election

The Naperville writer said that while she donated to the American Civil Liberties Union and Planned Parenthood prior to November 2016, she hadn’t attended any protests until after Donald Trump was elected president. Since then she’s attended the Women’s March in Washington, D.C., March for Science in Chicago and has been to Trump Tower “more times than (she) can remember.”

When it comes to the Naperville Riverwalk action she’s taking, Peck said she wanted to do something locally.

“I got tired of waiting for someone else to do it … and I am tried waiting for some national thing,” Peck said. “Most of us have jobs and can’t take off and spend indefinite time in D.C.”

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