9 Comfortable Shoes Fit for Protesting

The recent wave of protest marches and demonstrations had thousands standing on their feet for hours, making a pair of comfortable shoes essential. These events have spanned the world, so all types of weather conditions have been involved, calling for a range of footwear styles from sandals to snowboots. Before you sign up for the next one, consider a pair of shoes with plenty of cushioning and support.

Comfortable Shoes to Protest In
<strong>Blundstone Stout Premium Leather unisex boot, $170; <a href="https://www.blundstone.com/shop/stout-brown-mens-or-womens-premium-leather-v-cut-boots-style-519&quot; rel="nofollow" target="_blank" >blundstone.com</a></strong>
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Since those lending their voices to a cause cut across a wide range of age groups, there’s something for everyone. Millennial guys might feel comfortable taking a stand in a Clarks desert boot, a look that makes a statement about tradition in a young, forward-thinking way. Other options for guys include Blundstone’s classic side-gored boot or Dr. Martens lace-up style in a denim-inspired ombre. And for the more mature protesters, Ecco has them covered in a sneaker-inspired style.

Comfortable Shoes to Protest In
<strong>Ecco Men’s Intrinsic 2 Slip-on, $180; <a href="https://us.shop.ecco.com/mens-intrinsic-2-slip-on-860504.html?dwvar_860504_color=50322#cgid=men-new-arrivals&quot; rel="nofollow" target="_blank" >us.shop.ecco.com</a></strong>
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As the women’s protest movement continues to grow in record numbers, it continues to reveal the diversity of its members. Participants can step into Camper’s iconic Pelotas style or Timberland’s 6-inch laceup in patriotic red.

Comfortable Shoes to Protest In
<strong>Timberland Women’s Ruby Red Kenniston boot, $140; <a href="https://www.timberland.com/shop/womens-boots/womens-limited-release-ruby-red-kenniston-6-inch-lace-up-boots-a1juo601&quot; rel="nofollow" target="_blank" >timberland.com</a></strong>
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For those areas with unpredictable weather, Joules has you covered with a pair of mid-calf rainboots, while Khombu can battle any storm with cozy waterproof boots.

So, get marching.

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