Protests are taking place in cities such as New York, Los ANgeles, Philadelphia, Oakland, California, San Francisco, Springfield, and New Haven among countless others. Many organizers have taken to Facebook to organize followers and events.
It is estimated that over 25,000 people turned out just in New York City on Saturday, chanting “We reject the president-elect.”
71 arrests were made in Portland, Oregon, where police utilized tear gas and “diversionary bang devices.”
180 arrests were made in Los Angeles, 3 in Indianapolis, and 2 in New York City, though most of the protests remained peaceful.