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The best signs from today’s Justice for Trayvon Martin protests

by | 20th, July 2013

TODAY in America, Trayvon Martin protests were held in more than 100 US cities. The protests were over the acquittal of George Zimmerman in a Florida murder trial.

These are the pick of the signs and placards:

Cynthia Gardner Williams holds up a sign with a quote from Karl Marx at the "We Shall Not Be Moved" rally Friday, July 19, 2013 in the Capitol Courtyard in Tallahassee, Fla. The rally, sponsored by the NAACP, is a show of support for Dream Defenders, who continue their sit-in at Florida Gov. Rick Scott's office. The sit-in is their response to the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the fatal shooting death of Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Phil Sears)

Cynthia Gardner Williams holds up a sign with a quote from Karl Marx at the “We Shall Not Be Moved” rally Friday, July 19, 2013 in the Capitol Courtyard in Tallahassee, Fla. The rally, sponsored by the NAACP, is a show of support for Dream Defenders, who continue their sit-in at Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s office. The sit-in is their response to the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the fatal shooting death of Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Phil Sears)

Mya Chavis, left, adjusts a the hood of a jacket over herself while sitting with Danyse Ryan while they wait for a rally to start outside of William T. Brennan Courthouse, Saturday, July 20, 2013, in Jersey City, N.J. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized "Justice for Trayvon" rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Mya Chavis, left, adjusts a the hood of a jacket over herself while sitting with Danyse Ryan while they wait for a rally to start outside of William T. Brennan Courthouse, Saturday, July 20, 2013, in Jersey City, N.J. The Rev. Al Sharpton’s National Action Network organized “Justice for Trayvon” rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman.

Ethel Bradford stands dressed as 'blind justice' at a "Justice for Trayvon" rally in New Orleans, Saturday, July 20, 2013. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized "Justice for Trayvon" rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Ethel Bradford stands dressed as ‘blind justice’

People hold signs at a rally in reaction to the recent George Zimmerman acquittal in New Orleans, Saturday, July 20, 2013. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized "Justice for Trayvon" rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

People hold signs at a rally in reaction to the recent George Zimmerman acquittal in New Orleans

Tommie Butler, 6, stands with his grandmother Sharon Jasper at a rally held in reaction to the recent George Zimmerman acquittal in New Orleans, Saturday, July 20, 2013. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized "Justice for Trayvon" rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Tommie Butler, 6, stands with his grandmother Sharon Jasper at a rally 

Tyrone Kilgore, of Miami, wears a "hoodie," as he holds a sign at a "Justice for Trayvon" rally, Saturday, July 20, 2013 in Miami. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized "Justice for Trayvon" rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Tyrone Kilgore, of Miami, wears a “hoodie” 

Terrell Gordon Jr., 6, holds up a sign as he listens to speakers at a "Justice for Trayvon" rally, Saturday, July 20, 2013 in Miami. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized "Justice for Trayvon" rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Terrell Gordon Jr., 6

Dinetta Gilmore attends a "Justice for Trayvon" rally in New York, Saturday, July 20, 2013. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized "Justice for Trayvon" rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Dinetta Gilmore attends a “Justice for Trayvon” rally in New York

David Williams, of Miami, holds up a sign as he listens to speakers at a "Justice for Trayvon" rally, Saturday, July 20, 2013 in Miami. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized "Justice for Trayvon" rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

David Williams, of Miami

Demonstrators march in the street after a "Justice for Trayvon" rally, Saturday, July 20, 2013 in Miami. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized "Justice for Trayvon" rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

People attend a rally on Saturday, July 20, 2013, in Nashville, Tenn. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized "Justice for Trayvon" rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

People attend a rally on Saturday, July 20, 2013, in Nashville, Tenn. 

People hold hands as they pray during a "Justice for Trayvon" rally in New York, Saturday, July 20, 2013. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized "Justice for Trayvon" rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

People hold hands as they pray during a “Justice for Trayvon” rally in New York

Elijah Ash, 8, holds up a "justice for all" sign as it rains during a rally outside the Richard B. Russell Federal Building, Saturday, July 20, 2013, in Atlanta. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized "Justice for Trayvon" rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Jaime Henry-White)

Elijah Ash, 8

Lynn Moore, of Salt Lake City, shows her support during a rally at the Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building in Salt Lake City on Saturday, July 20, 2013. "Justice for Trayvon" rallies were held nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Lynn Moore, of Salt Lake City, shows her support during a rally at the Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building in Salt Lake City

Gregory Lucero, of Salt Lake City, shouts during a rally at the Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building in Salt Lake City on Saturday, July 20, 2013. "Justice for Trayvon" rallies were held nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Gregory Lucero, of Salt Lake City

Erin O'Connell, of Salt Lake City, shouts during a rally at the Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building in Salt Lake City on Saturday, July 20, 2013. "Justice for Trayvon" rallies were held nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Erin O’Connell

People march through the streets while participating in the "Justice for Trayvon" rally, Saturday July 20, 2013, outside the Federal Courthouse in Philadelphia. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)

People march through the streets while participating in the “Justice for Trayvon” rally, Saturday July 20, 2013, outside the Federal Courthouse in Philadelphia.

Laetitia Sangwa of Congo, right, and Soulihe Nida of Ethiopia stand in front of the Federal Courthouse in Washington, Saturday, July 20, 2013, during a "Justice for Trayvon -100 City Vigil" in Washington, Saturday, July 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Laetitia Sangwa of Congo, right, and Soulihe Nida of Ethiopia stand in front of the Federal Courthouse in Washington

Zakiyyah Muhammed ,of Chicago, raises a sign during a "Justice for Trayvon" rally in Chicago, Saturday, July 20, 2013. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized "Justice for Trayvon" rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Scott Eisen)

Zakiyyah Muhammed ,of Chicago

A woman holds a sign containing a photo of George Zimmerman during a rally on Saturday, July 20, 2013, in Nashville, Tenn. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized "Justice for Trayvon" rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Gerald Brogdon wears a Trayvon Martin T-shirt as he waves at passing cars during a rally outside the Estes Kefauver Federal Building on Saturday, July 20, 2013, in Nashville, Tenn. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized "Justice for Trayvon" rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Gerald Brogdon wears a Trayvon Martin T-shirt as he waves at passing cars during a rally outside the Estes Kefauver Federal Building on Saturday, July 20, 2013, in Nashville, Tenn. 

Chris Byaspearson, 11, center, holds a sign he made as he takes part in a rally outside the Estes Kefauver Federal Building on Saturday, July 20, 2013, in Nashville, Tenn. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized "Justice for Trayvon" rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Chris Byaspearson, 11

Jonathan Money, 4, holds a sign at a "Justice for Trayvon" rally in New Orleans, Saturday, July 20, 2013. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized "Justice for Trayvon" rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Jonathan Money, 4

Tommie Butler, 6, stands with his grandmother Sharon Jasper at a rally held in reaction to the recent George Zimmerman acquittal in New Orleans, Saturday, July 20, 2013. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized "Justice for Trayvon" rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Tommie Butler, 6, stands with his grandmother Sharon Jasper at a rally held in reaction to the recent George Zimmerman acquittal in New Orleans

Demonstrators listen to comments outside the Lloyd George Federal Courthouse during a "Justice for Trayvon" rally, Saturday, July 20, 2013, in Las Vegas. The Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network organized "Justice for Trayvon" rallies nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

Demonstrators listen to comments outside the Lloyd George Federal Courthouse during a “Justice for Trayvon” rally, Saturday, July 20, 2013, in Las Vegas. 



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