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Powerful Tributes To Labour MP Jo Cox

“You can’t kill democracy.”

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People from all over the world have been leaving messages of condolence in Parliament Square, Westminster, following the death of Labour MP Jo Cox on Thursday.

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Below are some of the most powerful:

"Your courage is inspiring and will never be forgotten. You fought for what you knew to be right. Thank you."

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"Your beacon of democracy and love will always be carried. We won't let it go out."

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"It just can't get any worse than this. Fight for what is right. Rest in power."

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"Thank you for your courage."

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“We are not Remain/Leave, Tory, Labour or Lib Dem. Tonight we are Britons with a belief in Parliament and Democracy.”

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"We will continue to fight for a better world, in your name Jo."

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"Yorkshire will forever miss one of its finest lasses."

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"Someone who chose to speak out for the disadvantaged. May many others find her voice."

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"With love from the USA. It never should have happened."

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"Jo, fearless one. We will always remember you."

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"We owe it to Jo to fight against the hatred that killed her. Forever an inspiration, she will be missed and constantly in our thoughts."

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"You will always stay in our memories."

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"You can't kill democracy."

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Matt Tucker is the UK Picture Editor for BuzzFeed and is based in London.

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