Anti-Trump Rallies Spring Up Across the Nation

Thousands of people across the U.S. took to the streets to demonstrate against President-elect Donald Trump.

California Highway Patrol officers move in to disperse protesters off a freeway in downtown Los Angeles after midnight on Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016.

Thousands of protesters rallied across the United States expressing shock and anger over Donald Trump's election, vowing to oppose divisive views they say helped the Republican billionaire win the presidency.

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Demonstrators take over the Hollywood 101 Freeway as they protest the election of Donald Trump in Los Angeles. 


Demonstrators chant in front of a fire they lit in protest outside the City Hall building in Los Angeles on Wednesday evening.

Police guard Trump Tower as protests pass by on Wednesday evening in Chicago. John Gress / Getty Images
Protesters march in New York. JUSTIN LANE / EPA
A child holds a candle during a candlelight vigil to mourn Hillary Clinton's loss to Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election on Pennsylvania Avenue outside the White House on Wednesday evening. MICHAEL REYNOLDS / EPA

A protester confronts police as demonstrators shut down the 101 Freeway in Los Angeles on Wednesday evening.

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Protesters reach Trump Tower in New York City. EDUARDO MUNOZ / Reuters
Protesters demonstrate on the State House steps in Boston. MARY SCHWALM / Reuters
Students in Berkeley, California protest immigration policy in response to the election. ELIJAH NOUVELAGE / Reuters
Berkeley High School senior Anthony Gaskins wipes away tears during a protest in California. ELIJAH NOUVELAGE / Reuters
Kimmy, who declined to give a last name, rallies with protesters in Oakland, California. The sign reads: "He is not my president." NOAH BERGER / Reuters
Members of the global civic movement Avaaz gather outside the White House on election night to protest against bigotry, Tuesday Nov. 8, 2016 in Washington, DC. Molly Riley / AP
People take part in a protest against President-elect Donald Trump in Chicago, Illinois. PAUL BEATY / AFP - Getty Images

A man dressed in red-white-and-blue sits on the curb early Wednesday during a protest against President-elect Donald Trump in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood.

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