Here's why some Americans are wearing safety pins following Trump's victory

By James A. Riley - Digital Content Producer
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Web Staff - (NEWS10) – Some Americans are wearing safety pins following Donald Trump's victory in the presidential election.

According to the Huffington Post, people are wearing a safety pin to declare themselves as allies to groups that have been targeted by Trump.

People participating in the movement are posting on social media:

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The idea was modeled after a movement following Brexit in the United Kingdom.

On Tuesday, Donald Trump defeated Hillary Clinton in the presidential election.

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