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People Love This Young Protester's Mexico Wall Sign

The photo was taken at an anti-Trump march on Saturday.

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Photographer Abigail Claire Gorden told BuzzFeed News that she went to participate in and document an anti-Trump march in LA on Saturday when she spotted the boy with his sign.

"If he builds a wall, I’ll grow up and tear it DOWN" Protest against Donald Trump, Los Angeles, November 12, 2016.

"His expression captured me and it was both sad and heartwarming to see this little boy walking independently amongst adults," Gorden wrote on her Flickr.

Since the march, multiple photos of the unidentified boy have been shared across social platforms.

"If he builds a wall, I'll grow up and tear it down" - inspiring photo from the LA protests today. #dumptrump… https://t.co/cVD62qID8p

According to the LA Times, thousands of people marched through the city on Saturday to protest the election of Donald Trump as president of the United States.

UPDATE

Brisa Pinho reached out to BuzzFeed News to identify boy in the viral photos as her 3-year-old son Kaio.

Rachael Krishna is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

Contact Rachael Krishna at rachael.krishna@buzzfeed.com.

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