'Not My President's Day' protests across U.S. to oppose Trump

| Updated: Feb 21, 2017 12:18 IST

New York [USA], Feb. 21 (ANI): On Presidents Day, thousands of Americans took to streets on Monday to denounce incumbent President Donald Trump. According to CNN, protesters in cities across the country took to the streets on Monday for "Not My President's Day" rallies with a anti-Trump messages. Olga Lexell, one of about 20 people who helped organize the events in Los Angeles, Chicago, and New York, said the protests were intended to show Trump there was widespread opposition to his policies and "ridiculous" executive orders. In New York's Columbus Circle, protesters held placards with the word "No!" in different languages. In addition, merchants sold T-shirts reading "Not My President" above smaller text reading "Elected but not chosen." "In the name of humanity, fascist America -- No! No! No! No! No!," they chanted. In Los Angeles, protesters gathered and held signs at City Hall, chanting "No ban, no wall!" (ANI)