National Archives Apologizes for Censoring Anti-Trump Messages from Women’s March Photo

This photo of the 2017 Women’s March in Washington, D.C. was altered by the National Archives to block out anti-Trump messages and references to women’s body parts. Photo credit: Mario Tama, Getty Images.

The National Archives has apologized following the discovery that a photo of the 2017 Women’s March on display at the Archives was censored to blur out anti-Donald Trump messaging.

The Washington Post reported that the Archives admitted it censored a photo of the Women’s March to blur out signs criticizing Trump and signs referencing women’s anatomy.

The National Archives delivered a mea culpa Saturday, saying “we made a mistake” by censoring the image.

“We apologize, and will immediately start a thorough review of our exhibit
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