History was made in the early hours of November 9, 2016 in America as the country voted and elected Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States. As always with an election, there’s pushback from both sides. But this year it was supercharged with the divisive nature of Trump as well as the prominence of social media platforms.
Twitter and Facebook are currently serving many roles: a political battlefield, a sanctuary for people to find the lighter side of politics as well as a launchpad for drawing harrowing comparisons surrounding the date. It didn’t take long for anyone to swap the 11/9 to 9/11. FULL REPORT