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When Obama Was Elected President Vs. When Trump Was Elected President

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What happened when Obama was elected president in 2008:

nj.com

A cross was burned at the home of New Jersey Obama supporters because they had a "Congratulations, Obama" banner in their front yard.

What happened when Trump was elected president in 2016:

Middle school students in Royal Oak, Michigan chanting "Build The Wall!"

During lunch, Michigan middle school students started chanting, "Build the wall."

What happened when Obama was elected president in 2008:

abc.net.au

A convenience store held a contest where for $1, you could guess when Obama would be attacked while he was in office.

What happened when Trump was elected president in 2016:

This baby doll was found in a freshman elevator last night at Canisius. I don't care who you are or what your belie… https://t.co/h3Ns1NNqAq

A black baby doll was found tied up in a Canisius College elevator.

What happened when Obama was elected president in 2008:

seattletimes.com

A sign was put on a tree in Vay, Idaho, for Obama's "public hanging."

What happened when Trump was elected president in 2016:

Trump has spoken about "Making America great again," but someone else had a different message recently in Wellsvill… https://t.co/jqKKi3MYg6

A sign was defaced in Wellsville, New York, to say "Make America white again."

What happened when Obama was elected president in 2008:

silive.com

A black teen was jumped by four white men when he was walking home. They beat him with a baseball bat while shouting, "Obama."

What happened when Obama was elected president in 2008:

articles.latimes.com

People spray-painted swastikas and racial slurs on homes that had Obama bumper stickers or signs in Los Angeles.

What happened when Trump was elected president in 2016:

We woke up to this on our door, in a dorm at @TheNewSchool, where 3 Jewish women live. @ShaunKing @deray… https://t.co/whXuZLFU1l

A student at the New School in New York City woke up to a swastika on her dorm room door.

What happened when Trump was elected president in 2016:

Someone spray painted "Black lives don't matter and neither does your votes" on a wall in Durham overnight.

Someone spray-painted a wall with "black lives don't matter and neither does your votes" in Durham, North Carolina.

What happened when Obama was elected president in 2008:

blog.al.com

A professor at the University of Alabama hung a Obama poster on her door after he was elected president. The poster was defaced with racial slurs and a death threat against Obama.

What happened when Trump was elected president in 2016:

PhillyClout: "Sieg Heil," swastikas, racist Trump graffiti appear in South Philly. https://t.co/jaqfCqRz6W

A storefront was defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti in South Philadelphia.

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