Hillary Clinton: 'Please Never Stop Believing That Fighting For What's Right Is Worth It'

Publish Date
Thursday, 10 November 2016, 9:43AM

As you would have most definitely heard by now, Donald Trump is the 45th President of the United States of America. 

In a shock result, Hillary Clinton called Trump to concede the election last night (NZT).

This morning (NZT), Hillary Clinton spoke publicly for the first time after the result - and did with the utmost respect, dignity and sportsmanship - you can watch this above from 6.30s. 

An emotional Clinton says supporters owe Trump an open mind and a chance to lead while Obama invites new President to the White House. 

Quotes and words from Clinton's speech have also been shared on her Twitter account, giving all of us, particularly young woman the hope and guidance they need:

 

Hillary Clinton has told how the election result will be painful "for a long time", but urged her supporters to give Donald Trump an opportunity to be a great president with a peaceful transition to power.