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09/20/2019 08:30 EDT | Updated 09/20/2019 16:35 EDT

The Best Signs From The Climate Change Rallies Around The World

Activists are getting their messages across with some funny, angry and wittily worded placards.

Millions of protesters are taking to the streets of thousands of cities and towns around the world on Friday to demand urgent action on climate change.

And many ― from Australia to America, Germany to Kenya to India ― are coming armed with wittily worded signs. Some placards take aim at political figures, including U.S. President Donald Trump. Many lament the current climate crisis. Others pay tribute to 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg, whose weekly school strikes in her native Sweden have partly inspired the latest round of demonstrations.

Check out photos of the signs below and look for climate events near you here.

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Budapest, Hungary
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Budapest, Hungary
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Bucharest, Romania
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New Delhi, India
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Washington, D.C.
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New York City
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New York City
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Warsaw, Poland 
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London, England
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Brussels, Belgium
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Prague, Czech Republic
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London, England
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Gauhati, India
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Gdynia, Poland
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Nicosia, Cyprus
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Sydney, Australia
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Warsaw, Poland
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Warsaw, Poland
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Paris, France
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Kiev, Ukraine
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Berlin, Germany
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Berlin, Germany
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London, England
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Frankfurt, Germany
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Frankfurt, Germany
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Poznan, Poland
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Berlin, Germany
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Berlin, Germany
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London, England
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Krakow, Poland
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Athens, Greece
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Berlin, Germany
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Kiev, Ukraine
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Istanbul, Turkey
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Prague, Czech Republic
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Paris, France
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Athens, Greece
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Nicosia, Cyprus
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Melbourne, Australia
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Nairobi, Kenya
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Mumbai, India
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London, England
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Melbourne, Australia
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Brisbane, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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Kolkata, India
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Munich, Germany
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London, England
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London, England
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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Berlin, Germany
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Cambridge, England
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Frankfurt, Germany 
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Mumbai, India
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London, England
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Berlin, Germany 
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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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Gdynia, Poland
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