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During an unveiling ceremony in Madrid a Topless woman pushed past security ropes and placed her hand on the statue’s crotch while screaming: ‘Grab patriarchy by the balls.’
Museum staff struggled with the semi-naked woman for several minutes before before eventually bundling her out through a back door.
Just one day is left before Donald Trump, the man behind the offending quote “Grab ’em by the pussy” takes the Oval office and becomes the 45th President of the United States of America. Trump during his election campaign used various quotes which are against women and he faced outraged from all over the world.
Feminist group FEMEN, who aim to protect women’s rights, claimed responsibility for the incident. The FEMEN Spanish branch of the movement carried out the protest.
FEMEN The feminist group which began in Ukraine, are known for semi-naked protest over woman rights.
Gonzalo Presa the head of communications at the museum described the protest as “unpleasant” in comments made to Reuters.
“If they want to do this, they should do it directly to him. This is too easy,” she said.