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23 Heartbreaking Cartoons From Artists Responding To The Charlie Hebdo Shooting

Cartoonists from all over the world mourn in the wake of a Paris shooting that killed as many as 12 people, many of whom are members of Charlie Hebdo.

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1. David Pope

Can't sleep tonight, thoughts with my French cartooning colleagues, their families and loved ones #CharlieHebdo

David Pope@davpopeFollow

Can't sleep tonight, thoughts with my French cartooning colleagues, their families and loved ones #CharlieHebdo

10:09 AM - 07 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

2. Ruben L. Oppenheimer

3. Jean Jullien

I am devastated by what just happened in France. #CharlieHebdo

jean jullien@jean_jullienFollow

I am devastated by what just happened in France. #CharlieHebdo

9:10 AM - 07 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

"I am Charlie."

4. Boulet

"Ducks will always fly higher than guns." (Ducks in French is also a slang term for newspaper.)

5. Joep Bertrams

"Unstoppable Charlie Hebdo."

6. Plantu

"My heart is with Charlie Hebdo."

7. Tommy Dessine

"Oh no... not them..."

8. Zep

.@lemondefr cartoonist @Zeptheworld https://t.co/UpKdFVkcoy

Loïc Hostetter@LoicHostetterFollow

.@lemondefr cartoonist @Zeptheworld https://t.co/UpKdFVkcoy

10:36 AM - 07 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

"Cabu, Wolinski, Tignous, Charb

A death stupid and mean...

God: Cabu? For once, you're early."

9. Neelabh Banerjee

Horrible attack.Cartoonists across the world are uniting against bloodshed and violence. @ibnlive @cnnbrk

Neelabh Banerjee@NeelabhToonsFollow

Horrible attack.Cartoonists across the world are uniting against bloodshed and violence. @ibnlive @cnnbrk

9:04 AM - 07 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

10. Loïc Sécheresse

11. Nate Beeler

RIP #CharlieHebdo cartoonists. My toon from 2010:

Nate Beeler@natebeelerFollow

RIP #CharlieHebdo cartoonists. My toon from 2010:

9:09 AM - 07 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

12. Bernardo Erlich

Atentado a Charlie Hebdo. http://t.co/TBlz9pBuI7

Bernardo Erlich@berlichFollow

Atentado a Charlie Hebdo.
http://t.co/TBlz9pBuI7

7:50 AM - 07 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

"The world has become so serious that humor is a risky profession."

13. JM:o

#CharlieHebdo C'est la liberté qu'on assassine >> http://t.co/uvDK3N9Co3

Le Plus@leplus_obsFollow

#CharlieHebdo C'est la liberté qu'on assassine >> http://t.co/uvDK3N9Co3

10:25 AM - 07 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

"Murderous attack at the headquarters of Charlie Hebdo."

14. Carlos Latuff

Please, RT! #CharlieHebdo attack has another victim! Via @MiddleEastMnt #ParisShooting

Carlos Latuff@LatuffCartoonsFollow

Please, RT! #CharlieHebdo attack has another victim! Via @MiddleEastMnt #ParisShooting

10:21 AM - 07 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

15. Martin Vidberg

Comment dessiner aujourd'hui ? Comment ne pas dessiner aujourd'hui ?

Martin Vidberg@VidbergFollow

Comment dessiner aujourd'hui ?
Comment ne pas dessiner aujourd'hui ?

7:58 AM - 07 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

"Today, I am a press cartoonist. Today, I am a journalist. Today, I draw for Charlie Hebdo."

17. Francisco J. Olea

"Grab your weapons mates."

18. Tomi Ungerer

"No Freedom without freedom of press."

19. Nono

#CharlieHebdo : l'hommage de notre dessinateur Nono

Le Télégramme@LeTelegrammeFollow

#CharlieHebdo : l'hommage de notre dessinateur Nono

10:57 AM - 07 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

"Died for the freedom of expression."

20. Ann Telnaes

Washington Post cartoonist @AnnTelnaes on #CharlieHebdo. http://t.co/kwtvbInWJC

Anup Kaphle@AnupKaphleFollow

Washington Post cartoonist @AnnTelnaes on #CharlieHebdo. http://t.co/kwtvbInWJC

10:52 AM - 07 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

21. Magnus Shaw

A terrible day for all cartoonists. #JeSuisCharlie

Magnus Shaw@TheMagnusShawFollow

A terrible day for all cartoonists. #JeSuisCharlie

11:51 AM - 07 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

23. And lastly, BuzzFeed's Nathan W. Pyle, Loryn Brantz, and Will Varner.

“I prefer to die standing than live on my knees” #JeSuisCharlie

BuzzFeed@BuzzFeedFollow

“I prefer to die standing than live on my knees” #JeSuisCharlie

2:15 PM - 07 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

Number 16 was originally created by visual artist Rafael Mantesso. An earlier version of this post incorrectly attributed this cartoon.

Number 22 was originally created by graphic designer Lucille Clerc. An earlier version of this post incorrectly attributed this image to "Banksy".

Ryan Broderick is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

Contact Ryan Broderick at ryan@buzzfeed.com.

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