Washington Post's Express uses male symbol for cover story on women's march

Washington Post's Express uses male symbol for cover story on women's march
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The Washington Post Express featured the male symbol in a Thursday morning cover story about the upcoming Women's March on Washington.

The Express — the Post's free daily paper — has since sent out tweets acknowledging the error.

Reaction on social media was swift, however.

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Hundreds of thousands of women are expected to march on Jan. 21 in protest of Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for ‘serious case of amnesia’ after testimony Skier Lindsey Vonn: I don’t want to represent Trump at Olympics Poll: 4 in 10 Republicans think senior Trump advisers had improper dealings with Russia MORE's inauguration.

Gloria Steinem is the honorary co-chair of the march, along with Harry Belafonte.

The event will include actresses Olivia Wilde and Jessica Chastain, and comedians Samantha Bee and Amy Schumer.