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‘Dump Trump! Dump Equinox!’ — WeHo Equinox Protest Draws 100

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WEST HOLLYWOOD (The Advocate) — Protestors came out in response to a fundraiser for President Trump thrown by Stephen Ross, the owner of Equinox and SoulCycle. WEST HOLLYWOOD — Around 100 people gathered in front of an Equinox in West Hollywood Friday to protest its owner, Stephen Ross.

Ross — the chair of Related Companies, which owns Equinox as well SoulCycle, among other properties — went ahead with plans to throw a lavish fundraising event the same day for President Trump. He did so despite an outcry from the LGBTQ community and a wave of canceled gym memberships and Twitter outrage.

In response to the fundraiser, protesters made their voices heard in the real world on Sunset Boulevard from 4 p.m. to about 6:30 p.m. Cars from the Los Angeles rush hour honked in support as those gathered shouted chants like, “Hey, hey. Ho, ho. Donald Trump has got to go!” and “Our voices are strong! Our voices are loud!”

A Sister of Perpetual Indulgence could be seen waving a rainbow flag at the protest; later, the drag queen took up the […]

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