The best protest signs from around the world at the March for Science

In more than 600 locations worldwide, scientists and their supporters gathered on April 22 to March for Science.

When so many smart people take to protesting, you can expect there will be no dearth of meaningful signs and cleverly worded posters. Here is Quartz’s selection of some of the best from around the globe.


Austin, Texas




Columbus, Ohio

Dallas, Texas

Denver, Colorado

Protesters carry placards during a march for science Saturday, April 22, 2017, in Denver. The Mile High City is joining communities around the globe where people are marching to defend scientific work from attacks including U.S. government budget cuts. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Doing their duty in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Lansing, Michigan


New York

People walk past Trump International Hotel and Tower during the Earth Day 'March For Science NYC' demonstration to coincide with similar marches globally in Manhattan, New York, U.S., April 22, 2017.  REUTERS/Andrew Kelly - RTS13FZW
Outside Trump Tower in NYC. (Reuters/Andrew Kelly)


San Francisco


Protesters hold placards and banners as they participate in the March for Science rally on Earth Day, in central Sydney, Australia April 22, 2017. REUTERS/David Gray - RTS13EAH
Protesting down under in Sydney. (Reuters/David Gray)



Washington DC

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