It has happened. Donald John Trump (the J stands for John) has been sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. As the nation's capital is set for celebration, it is also the scene of protests. Here's what it looks like on the ground.
Protesters' signs. There's a big one that's partially blocked here that says "Fascist 45." pic.twitter.com/SbPreLQlOD— Nora Kelly (@nora_kelly) January 20, 2017
Security line to get into the mall pic.twitter.com/nsOigebHwv— Liz Goodwin (@lizcgoodwin) January 20, 2017
This msg has been flown over New York harbor twice this morning: "We Outnumber Him--Resist!" pic.twitter.com/izMVMx1pG5— Adria Quiñones (@AdriaQuinones) January 20, 2017
my dad is at a trump protest in nyc because he is a true hero, and so is this woman he got a snap of pic.twitter.com/yDuvS7mENc— Eli Matthewson (@EliMatthewson) January 20, 2017
While the Obamas and Trumps chat cordially at the White House, the mall is a mix of Trump supporters and protestors. pic.twitter.com/lDlXMZCX6q— jodikantor (@jodikantor) January 20, 2017
Black Lives Matter protesters organized this checkpoint shut down which seems like the most successful one yet and is getting bigger, louder pic.twitter.com/loERDZYJY4— Katie Baker (@katiejmbaker) January 20, 2017
Wow, Left Shark really has gone left. pic.twitter.com/7hQq7fr5YU— Joe Berkowitz (@JoeBerkowitz) January 20, 2017
Let's see more.
This protester, in Chinatown, has a Go-Pro hat, a bullhorn, and three llamas pic.twitter.com/CvoRmFipTj— Betsy Woodruff (@woodruffbets) January 20, 2017
Llamas Against Trump.... in DC. pic.twitter.com/kOcpL8nozd— Lindsey Hilsum (@lindseyhilsum) January 20, 2017