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After marching on Friday night with torches, the KKK, neo-Nazis, and other hate groups held a large demonstration on Saturday. A state of emergency was soon declared and the rally shut down amid violence. A car then plowed into anti-racist protesters. On Sunday, many officials denounced the violence. View Entire Post ›
The helicopter was part of the police response to white supremacist demonstrations and counter-protests in Charlottesville, Virginia. View Entire Post ›
Charlottesville, known as a progressive college town, is bracing for another white nationalist rally scheduled for Saturday.
Alt-right activists held torches and marched late Friday through the University of Virginia campus in Charlottesville.