Durango Herald

D.C. protesters want Trump to acknowledge concerns

The following was published on the Durango Herald on 11 November 2016.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Only days after a long election season concluded, thousands have taken to the streets in President-elect Donald Trump’s future city of residence to voice their anger and fear over America’s future.

The two days since the election have seen a wave of protests spread to virtually every major city across the country, with demonstrations along parts of the West Coast spiraling into vandalism and violence. But the scene on the streets in the nation’s capital has so far been akin to a tragedy hitting close to home.