Excerpt from Business Insider
Written by Rebecca Harrington
The vast chasm separating one side of the electorate from the other right now may make it feel like America's divisions are impossible to heal.
A sizeable portion of the country voted for the candidate who didn't become president. Tens of thousands of Americans took to the streets the night after the election, chanting that the man who was elected was "not my president."
President-elect Donald Trump said in his victory speech that "it's time for America to bind the wounds of division." His Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton, said in her concession speech that "it's time for us to come together."