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Alabama sues Birmingham for covering up Confederate monument

Washington PostBIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Alabama’s attorney general sued the city of Birmingham and its mayor Wednesday for obscuring a Confederate monument in a downtown park, citing a new state law that protects such markers. “The city of Birmingham does not have the … Published By Google world news 16 August 2017 …

Trump’s isolation grows

The HillPresident Trump’s political isolation mounted on Wednesday, with business CEOs abandoning his economic advisory panels and GOP lawmakers ducking for cover. Military leaders denounced racism a day after their commander in chief backtracked to say …Unlike His Predecessors, Trump Steps Back From a Moral Judgment Published By Google world news …

Charlottesville Violence Spurs New Resistance to Confederate Symbols

New York TimesA bystander taking a picture of a Confederate monument taken down in Baltimore early Wednesday. Credit Jerry Jackson/The Baltimore Sun, via Associated Press. BALTIMORE — It happened in the dead of night. Around midnight, as Tuesday turned into …Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesville …

Thousands gather for peaceful candlelight vigil at UVA

CNNCharlottesville (CNN) Thousands gathered Wednesday night for a vigil at the University of Virginia days after violent clashes in Charlottesville led to the death of a woman during a white supremacist rally. The crowd sang, “we are not afraid,” a verse Hundreds hold candlelight vigil at UVA in Charlottesville Published …

Activists using social media trying to shame white supremacists

CBS NewsA Twitter page is becoming a new battleground after Saturday’s violent rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. The five-year-old page is dedicated to calling out racism. Now, it’s shifting its focus to exposing white supremacists who gathered over the Twitter users trying to expose the Charlottesville white supremacists doxxed the wrong …

Donald Trump Took Care Of Mary Barra’s Donald Trump Problem

JalopnikNo one, except for white supremacists, seems happy with President Donald Trump’s doubling down on the “well BOTH SIDES were BAD” response to racially-motivated protests and violence in Charlottesville, Virginia this past weekend. That included …Trump Council Reportedly Agreed to Dissolve Before Trump Tweeted He Was Disbanding Them Published By Google …

Leftist violence goes mainstream in America

(Far-right protesters and far-left counter-protesters fight in the streets of Charlottesville, Virginia on Saturday.) WASHINGTON – Leftists claim they are fighting hate and violence, and they cite the deadly protest in Charlottesville, Virginia, as a Published By Google world news 16 August 2017 11:44 pm See Similar Threads…Leftist violence goes …

Virginia clashes bring attention to anti-fascist movement

Washington PostSEATTLE — The deadly white nationalist demonstration in Virginia has brought new attention to an anti-fascist movement whose black-clad, bandanna-wearing members have been a regular presence at protests around the country in the last year. Members …What Is ‘Antifa’? Meet the Fascist-Fighting Coalition Dubbed the ‘Alt-Left’ by President Published By …

What it looks like in Charlottesville, site of a massive vigil and march

Washington PostFirst, there were torches lighting Charlottesville’s night. Now, there are candles. Hundreds of people gathered at the University of Virginia in Charlottsville and in other cities throughout the country for an impromptu vigil at the scene of Saturday’s Hundreds hold candlelight vigil at UVA in Charlottesville Published By Google …

Hundreds hold candlelight vigil at UVA in Charlottesville

CBS NewsCHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Hundreds of people gathered on the University of Virginia campus for a peaceful candlelight vigil against hate and violence days after Charlottesville erupted in chaos during a white nationalist rally. Marchers Wednesday covered …Hundreds attend Akron candlelight vigil for Charlottesville victims Published By Google world news 17 …