The overall reaction of the Donald Trump‘s win is polarizing. Trump’s win has been particularly upsetting for women and immigrants.
On social media, people have highlighted episodes of hate speech or hate crimes that have cropped up in the hours since the election, describing what it’s like on “Day 1 in Trump’s America.”
PRO-Trump chalk was littered in front of the EGD library last night. pic.twitter.com/fAmThGzr5Y
— The Vermilion (@TheVermilion) November 9, 2016
As I'm stopped at a gas station this morning, a group of guys yell over: "Time to get out of this country, Apu!"
— Manik R (@ManikRathee) November 9, 2016
Someone spray painted "Black lives don't matter and neither does your votes" on a wall in Durham overnight. pic.twitter.com/Idfm5T8RFg
— Derrick Lewis (@DerrickQLewis) November 9, 2016
I've gotten about a hundred of these today. Kids as young as kindergarteners are being harassed today and told they'll be deported. pic.twitter.com/I4rxCtTZDL
— Shaun King (@ShaunKing) November 9, 2016
Guys, a trump supporter tried pulling off my hijab… This is not a joke anymore, all non-whites have become targets. Stay safe 💕
— bye (@Palestixian) November 9, 2016
— check pinned tweet (@KelliZoe) November 9, 2016
My mom literally just texted me "don't wear the Hijab please" and she's the most religious person in our family….
— jannatinㅤ (@harryonmen) November 9, 2016
White dudes saw a woman alone and yelled "grab her by the pussy" then tried to do so.
Day 1 of Donald Trump. pic.twitter.com/an1XtqCIY5
— Shaun King (@ShaunKing) November 10, 2016
This was in Queens, NY. She was asked to go to the back of the bus.
— Demola (@Latchenko) November 10, 2016
— codi (@kmscodi) November 10, 2016
— Jaileene Maite (@ijaileene) November 9, 2016
— chlo (@chlooraynaud) November 10, 2016