Home Tags Charlottesville

Tag: charlottesville

White House chief of staff John Kelly.

John Kelly says Robert E. Lee was an ‘honorable man,’ blames Civil War on lack of ‘compromise’

John Kelly talked about the historical significance of US monuments and called Confederate Army General Robert E. Lee an "honorable man."
Donald Trump.

TRUMP: I hope Virginia’s Republican nominee for governor wins so he can ‘save our great statues/heritage!’

President Donald Trump tweeted on Thursday that, should he win, Virginia's GOP gubernatorial nominee Ed Gillespie "might even save our great statues/heritage!"

White supremacists who beat people up at rallies are escaping police custody — so media outlets are unmasking them

Members of California's Rise Above Movement got into violent altercations during the protests in Charlottesville and Berkeley. But police aren't investigating.

The black man beaten at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville now faces a felony charge

Deandre Harris, who was brutally assaulted by a group of white supremacists in Charlottesville two months ago, is now himself facing a felony charge.
White nationalists bearing torches returned to Charlottesville, Virginia, Saturday night.

White nationalists carrying torches returned to Charlottesville chanting ‘we will be back’

A small group of white nationalists led by Richard Spencer marched through the University of Virginia campus in Charlottesville on Saturday evening.
Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) in an interview with Vice News.

Congressman says the Charlottesville riots were organized by an ‘Obama sympathizer’ and suggests it was a George Soros-backed conspiracy

A sitting congressman aired a widely-debunked conspiracy theory during an interview with Vice News.
Tensions between Donald Trump (L) and Rex Tillerson (R) have come to a head on several major issues

Tillerson says he and Trump act as ‘one team’ — Here are 8 big issues on which they totally disagree

Despite Rex Tillerson's claims that he and Trump are united in their vision, the two have butted heads on issues from North Korea to Charlottesville.
Gary Cohn said he stayed on at the White House because he "would never miss" the opportunity to pass tax reform.

Gary Cohn: I stayed in the White House after Charlottesville for this ‘once-in-a-lifetime opportunity’

Gary Cohn said the "once in a lifetime opportunity" to pass tax reform convinced him to remain in the Trump administration after Charlottesville.

Eagles defensive end Chris Long is donating his first 6 game checks to fund Charlottesville scholarships

Chris Long is doing what he can to help his home town after white nationalist rallies brought violence to the area

The ‘capital of the Confederacy’ is bracing itself for the next battle over Confederate monuments

Mayor Levar Stoney said he would not allow Richmond to be threatened by "neo-Nazi thugs" and was ordering a commission to look at removing its monuments.