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    Photos from Boston’s ‘Stand Up for Science’ rally

    Matthew Muresan, an electrical engineer from Somerville, wore a gag and held up a sign during the rally.
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    Matthew Muresan, an electrical engineer from Somerville, wore a gag and held up a sign during the rally.

    Hundreds of people attended a rally in Boston’s Copley Square Sunday for the Rally to Stand up for Science, a call to fight against President Trump’s efforts to discredit science and climate research, and to dismantle scientific institutions in the government.

    The following are photos from the event:

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    Scientists, science advocates, and community members rallied in Copley Square in Boston today.
    Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff
    Scientists, science advocates, and community members rallied in Copley Square in Boston today.

    Scientists, science advocates, and community members rallied in Copley Square in Boston today.
    Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff
    Scientists, science advocates, and community members rallied in Copley Square in Boston today.

    The dog is named Louis Vuitton and he is dog, not a cat.
    Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff
    The dog is named Louis Vuitton and he is dog, not a cat.

    Chloe Anderson, a graduate student at Boston University, stood with fellow members of the science community.
    Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff
    Chloe Anderson, a graduate student at Boston University, stood with fellow members of the science community.

    One attendee held up a sign stating, “Climate change is real.”
    Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff
    One attendee held up a sign stating, “Climate change is real.”

    Grace Rodley, 13, of Scituate (center), held up a sign at the rally.
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    Grace Rodley, 13, of Scituate (center), held up a sign at the rally.

    Rose Freedman-Riles, 8, of Cambridge (bottom) listened to a speaker.
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    Rose Freedman-Riles, 8, of Cambridge (bottom) listened to a speaker.

    Heather Ferris, a researcher from Newton, held her daughter during the event.
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    Heather Ferris, a researcher from Newton, held her daughter during the event.

    Chris Racine of Worcester (top) stood with his daughter during the rally.
    Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff
    Chris Racine of Worcester (top) stood with his daughter during the rally.