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People Are Fuming Trump Won The Election, Declaring “He’s Not My President”

"Trump did not win. Hatred won. Racism won. Sexism won. Ignorance won. I will not recognize a bigot as my leader #HesNotMyPresident"

Last updated on November 3, 2017, at 6:43 p.m. ET

Posted on November 9, 2016, at 4:14 a.m. ET

After Donald Trump won the presidential race Tuesday night, people started using #HesNotMyPresident on social media to express why Trump did not represent them.

#HesNotMyPresident but he is a rapist a racist a sexist a bigot a demagogue and an ignorant ham sandwich that somehow became sentient

Many used the hashtag to show how Trump's values did not align with their own.

as someone who believes in equality, and respects everyone's values #HesNotMyPresident

Donald Trump is not MY president. He is president of people who hate differences. He is a president of hate. #HesNotMyPresident

Trump did not win today. hate won. fear won. racism won. sexism won. prejudice won. homophobia won. #HesNotMyPresident #StillWithHer

I refuse to recognize someone who stands for racism, misogyny, bigotry, hatred, and ignorance. #HesNotMyPresident

I do not stand behind someone who embodies bigotry and misogyny. A panderer to white nationalism, won't have my respect #HesNotMyPresident

Trump did not win. Hatred won. Racism won. Sexism won. Ignorance won. I will not recognize a bigot as my leader #HesNotMyPresident

A rapist. An intimidater of victims. A bully of grieving parents. A racist. A demagogue. A conman. A liar. A thief. #HesNotMyPresident

"For once in my life I am not proud to be an American," wrote one person.

For once in my life I am not proud to be an American. #HesNotMyPresident

Others used the hashtag to show their solidarity with minority groups.

I am here for Muslims. I am here for the disabled. I am here for the LGBT community. I am here for those feeling unsafe. #HesNotMyPresident

WE ARE FOREVER FEARLESS AND STRONG 🌈🌈🌈 #HesNotMyPresident #LGBTQ

Some said no matter what they still supported the Democratic Party and Hillary Clinton.

I proudly say I have always believed in the values of the Democratic Party & nothing will ever change that #StillWithHer #HesNotMyPresident

Many people talked about how scared they were about Trump as president.

America is supposed to be land of the free, now so many of us are scared for our future #HesNotMyPresident

One woman said her 4-year-old niece was crying because she is "scared of Donald Trump."

#HesNotMyPresident my niece is literally 4 years old and she cried bc shes scared of donald trump 😭

Another person said he would start World War 3.

I can't support this. Not one bit. He's going to ruin us all. Set us back 50+ years. Welcome to World War 3 #HesNotMyPresident

"This election showed how many people care more about money than humanity," one person said.

i swear this election showed how many people care more about money than humanity. #ElectionDay #HesNotMyPresident #whatajoke #sad

Others expressed that "the fight is not over."

this is so incredibly important. read this and remember how strong you all are. never stop fighting, never give in.… https://t.co/JKHneye5Ms

People used #HesNotMyPresident to mourn that Obama was leaving the office.

Please don't leave us Mr President 😭😭💔 #HesNotMyPresident #PresidentTrump

I woke up this morning with an amazing president! Now I'm going to sleep knowing that the next president is Satan himself #HesNotMyPresident

Only 1,455 days until we get Donald Trump out of office. #ElectionNight #HesNotMyPresident

Some people used the hashtag to fight back, saying "Wrong! President Trump IS your president."

#HesNotMyPresident - Wrong! President Trump IS your president and as a divided nation, all of us must work together in seeking unity.

what is #HesNotMyPresident if you live in America y'all gonna have to deal w it unfortunately /:

#HesNotMyPresident Oh but he is. And there's nothing you can do about it. #DonaldTrump #PresidentTrump

CORRECTION

One of the social media posts included in this story was later identified as part of a Russian-backed social media operation, according to a list provided by Twitter to the House Intelligence Committee. The tweet has been removed.

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