110916 entertainment article black celebrities react to trump s win
Rihanna
Shonda Rhimes
Rashida Jones
Tracie Thoms
Uzo Aduba
Tinashe
Selita Ebanks
Misty Copeland
Franchesca Ramsey
Octavia Spencer
Naya Rivera Dorsey
Jill Scott
Kerry Washington
Gabrielle Union
Gabby Sidibe
Issa Rae
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Black Celebrities React to Trump's Win

#BlackTwitter Responds to Trump's Win

If you think you're alone, you're not. Celebrities like Kerry Washington, Rihanna and Issa Rae took to twitter to express their thoughts - and feelings - on the results of #ElectionNight and here's what they had to say about it...

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Rihanna
"We will never be silenced #RIPAmerica" (Photo: @RihannaAmerica via Twitter)
Shonda Rhimes

"It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness. - Eleanor Roosevelt"

(Photo: @ShondaRhimes via Twitter)

Rashida Jones

"I want to quit life"

(Photo: @iamrashidajones via Twitter)

Tracie Thoms
"I spoke to my parents tonight who were confused and dumbfounded. The[y] fought so hard in their youth. They got Obama only to get this now." (Photo: @TracieThomas via Twitter)
Uzo Aduba
"We woke up// Our eyes are open// We do the good work// Of loving each other everyday// And fight the fight for both the big and small" (Photo: @UzoAduba via Twitter)
Tinashe
"Sick. Disgusted. Heartbroken."
(Photo: @Tinashe via Twitter)
Selita Ebanks
"I'm done. Good Night America. God Bless." (Photo: @SelitaEbanks via Twitter)
Misty Copeland
"We'll make it through"
(Photo: @mistyonpointe via Twitter)
Franchesca Ramsey

"'Obama proves racism is over' meanwhile Trump is endorsed by KKK..."

(Photo: @chescaleigh via Twitter)

Octavia Spencer

"Gonna miss Obama. maybe this country needs a Trump presidency to see just how good we had it and took it for granted!!!!! #GodBlessTheUSA"

(Photo: @OctaviaSpencer via Twitter)

Naya Rivera Dorsey

"Ok"

(Photo: NayaRivera via Twitter)

Jill Scott
"Look to the light. If you can't find it, be it."
(Photo: @missjillscott via Twitter)
Kerry Washington
"OLIVIA POPE is trending. But Olivia Pope is not real. Whats real is the need for love today. LOVE yourself. Take CARE of you & your loved 1s"
(Photo: @KerryWashington via Twitter)
Gabrielle Union

"I am scared. I will fight. Trump will not crush my spirit. Hope fuels the fire in my belly to seek the change I want to see in this country"

(Photo: @itsgabrielleu via Twitter)

Gabby Sidibe

"I just woke up and it's not a dream. The guy from Home Alone 2 really is our next president."

(Photo: @GabbySidibe via Twitter)

Issa Rae
"Listening to A SEAT AT THE TABLE this gloomy morning, even though America just broke all of "our" chairs."
(Photo: @IssaRae via Twitter)

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