UK Women's Equality Party debuts on Trump 'disaster'

Sophie Walker (C), the leader of the Women's Equality Party, poses with the two joint founders of the party, Catherine Mayer (R) and Sandi ToksvigBritain’s newly-formed Women’s Equality Party is thrashing out topics such as unequal pay and the “disaster” of Donald Trump beating Hillary Clinton to the White House, at its first ever conference this weekend. The WEP’s debut congress since its formation in March last year is being held in a red-brick former warehouse close to Manchester United Football Club’s famous Old Trafford ground in the northwest English city. In a symbolic move, the three-day conference opened Friday on the United Nations’ International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.

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