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Still, it’s one thing to take sides, another to carry placards down the street denouncing your employer for behavior that doesn’t affect your paycheck or safety.
Hundreds of anti-vaccination protesters rallied across cities in Australia in May, calling the pandemic a “scam,” breaching social distancing regulations, singing anti-vaccination songs, and holding up placards that opposed “mandatory” vaccines.A Prime Minister said a COVID-19 vaccine might be mandatory. Hours later, he backtracked|Naomi Xu Elegant|August 20, 2020|Fortune
I had a fleeting image of long hair, jeans and a “No Nukes” placard.Truman’s Grandson & Japan’s A-Bomb Survivors: A Story of Reconciliation|Clifton Truman Daniel|August 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A placard explains how Mexican artists have embraced indigenous culture, including such textiles, over the years.Shining a Spotlight on Mexico’s Iconic Textile—the Rebozo|Liza Foreman|June 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At one point, an oblivious girl asked whether the placard was a joke.
One woman held up a placard that read “drones fly, children die,” while others called Brennan an “assassin.”
The placard was illustrated with a black-and-white photograph of a crew-cut astronaut wearing a monkey around his neck.
He was thrashed at home by Aunty Rosa on the same count, and then the placard was produced.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
The placard further announced that the rooms and furniture could be seen on the 13th and 14th.Camille (La Dame aux Camilias)|Alexandre Dumas, fils
The little blue placard hung over the cot, as in the foundling hospitals, states the child's nationality: "Moldo, Wallachian."The Nabob|Alphonse Daudet
Skeen told us that when the Turks stuck up a placard saying Warsaw had fallen, the Australians gave three hearty cheers.Gallipoli Diary, Volume 2|Ian Hamilton
"Only at the felicitous ingenuity of your highness's idea," answered the interpreter, pointing to the placard.Jack Harkaway's Boy Tinker Among The Turks|Bracebridge Hemyng