Protest and Anger Across America and Europe Trails Trump’s Victory

“He’s not my President”

Thousands of Americans are already distancing themselves from the new President-elect, Donald Trump, on social media. Trump was declared winner of the US election in the early hours of this morning, sparking a wave of outrage on Twitter. Now, devastated Americans are voicing their despair with the hashtag #HesNotMyPresident.

Anti-Trump demonstrators set fires, break windows in California

Protests against Donald Trump have broken out in California’s Bay Area.

Demonstrators set fire to a likeness of Trump, smashed store front windows and set garbage and tires on fire in downtown Oakland, across the bay from San Francisco.

A few miles away, University of California, Berkeley students protested on campus.

A demonstration also unfolded at the University of California, Davis where students blocked streets as they marched and chanted anti-Trump slogans and “You are not America, we are America,” according to Twitter posts.

One protester in Oakland was struck by a vehicle after blocking a highway, local media reported.

Anti-Trump protests erupt as crowds burn flags and chant “Not our president”

 

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“Pig’s bladder on a stick” – British MPs react

British MPs have reacted to the Trump news. They’re not happy. Labour MP for Cardiff West Kevin Brennan called Donald Trump “a pigs bladder on a stick.”

 

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