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Here Are 18 Inspirational Quotes About Protest By 18 Icons Of Resistance

They said it best.

With protests happening around the world in support of the Black Lives Matter movement, we wanted to take a second to reflect on the importance of speaking out by highlighting the words of these famous icons of resistance.

1. Nina Simone

2. Congressman John Lewis

3. Martin Luther King, Jr

4. Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

5. Jane Fonda

6. Elie Wiesel

7. Sylvia Rivera

8. Audre Lorde

9. Raven Rakia

10. Dolores Huerta

11. Malcolm X

12. Malala Yousafzai

13. Ai Weiwei

14. Alicia Garza

15. Blair Imani

16. John Boyega

17. James Baldwin

18. Leymah Gbowee