Cops clash with 6,000-strong jungle crowd in Oakland

* Tens of thousands of protesters gathered across the US as the backlash over Trump's victory took hold
* In Oakland protesters set fires in streets and threw bottles at cops, as police retaliated with tear gas
* Demonstrators in New York hung effigies of Trump to chants of 'not my President' and 'Black Lives Matter'
* In Los Angeles, a disorganized protest of thousands saw fires on City Hall steps and 110 Freeway taken over
* Rallies were held in at least 16 other cities as Americans protest against Trump's divisive politics
* Some protests were planned by groups such as Socialist Alternative and, in Seattle, by a councilwoman

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