23 Signs At The Alamo Square Counter Protests In San Fransisco That Are So On Point


Even though the rally they were protesting was canceled, thousands of counter protesters showed up at San Fransisco's Alamo Square Park on Saturday and brought their very best artwork with them. The signs at the San Fransisco rally might be some of the best you've ever seen, so check out these photos below.

The original event was a "Freedom Rally" organized by Patriot Prayer, a right-wing group that claims it's all about promoting free speech. However, with political tensions currently at a high after the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, thousands of San Fransisco citizens promised to descend on the streets and disrupt the rally.

Patriot Prayer doesn't have a history of being overtly racist, but it has been tied to some white supremacist groups and hate crimes. The white nationalist group Identity Evropa attended one of Patriot Prayer's rallies earlier this month, and back in April, the man who stabbed two people on the train in Portland after they stood up to him for bullying a woman with a hijab attended one of the group's events as well.

The counter-protesters in San Fransisco came out to let the world know what they stand for, and they did a great job. Many of these protest signs are true works of art, which inherently means they have the power to change the world. Take a look at some of the best ones here.

For Real Though

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I Mean, Probably

ÆMarling on Twitter

Respect Auntie Maxine!!

Michael J. Buell on Twitter

YAAAAS Undocumented Advocacy

Meg Byrne on Twitter

So Accurate It Hurts

Ruth Malone on Twitter

The One On The Left Though

Elise Nabors on Twitter

There Are A Few Gems In Here

James Greene on Twitter

Power To The People!

Vision🔸Resists on Twitter

So Many Tributes

Marie on Twitter

You're Doing Amazing Sweetie

Julia B. Chan on Twitter

Straight And To The Point

Daniel Malmer on Twitter

If Only It Were That Easy

Riya Bhattacharjee on Twitter

Shouts Out To Accessibility

Tracie Cone on Twitter

Tell 'Em Girl

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~Modern Art~

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If You Don't Know James Baldwin, You Need To ASAP.

Greenpeace USA on Twitter

Just Not A Great Plan

Casey Tolan on Twitter

And The Cutest Sign For Last!

Red T Raccoon on Twitter