The Racist Incidents Since Donald Trump’s Election

Rafi Schwartz reports for Fusion:

President-elect Donald Trump still has nearly two months to go before taking power, but America is already feeling one particular effect of his election: A seemingly sharp uptick in incidents of racist harassment and assault across the country. There have been reports of apparently Trump-inspired sexual harassment and anti-LGBTQ attacks as well.

Here is a running—though by no means complete—list of these incidents, as they’ve been reported by various outlets. It will, unfortunately, be updated as new reports are made available.

A swastika, the words “Sieg Heil” and reference to Trump were painted across a Philadelphia storefront.

A swastika and the words “Make America White Again” were painted on a wall in a Wellsville, NY park.

A Muslim woman at the University of California: San Diego was robbed by two men she claimed made references to Donald Trump.

The words “#FuckNiggers,” #FuckAllPorchMonkeys,” and Donald Trump’s name were painted across a student of color’s locker in a Maple Grove, MN, high school.

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