Megathread: Ongoing protests in Charlottesville, Virginia

President Trump, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe and other local politicians have made statements about the protests, counter-protests and the attack on counter-protesters that occurred in Charlottesville, Virginia. Please use this thread to discuss. As with other threads on r/politics, the comment rules will be enforced here.



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At Least One Killed as White Nationalist Rally Leads to Virginia Clash /u/TehMikuruSlave
Car Mows Down Anti-Racism Protesters in Charlottesville; One Dead, Several Injured /u/Show_Me_Your_Chode
At least 1 dead after car plows into crowd during Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville /u/Gaddafo
White Supremacists Show Up To A City That Didnt Want Them, Chant Blood And Soil /u/undeadslime
Trump says theres no place for violence after Charlottesville clashes /u/galt1776
Vehicle plows into crowd in Virginia city, several hurt: witnesses /u/saucytryhard
Charlottesville mayor: One dead after car plowed through peaceful protestors /u/SimulationMe
Vehicle plows into crowd in Virginia city, several hurt: witnesses /u/liver_of_bannon
Trump urges unity, condemns hate in response to ‘alt-right’ Virginia protests /u/Cayn_
President Trump condemns Charlottesville violence in vaguest possible terms /u/TheBadBrewer
This weekend’s Charlottesville rally shows how close “good old boys” and Nazis really are /u/NeilPoonHandler
One dead after car hits protesters at Va. white supremacist rally /u/BookerDeWittsCarbine
Car Rams Into Protesters at White Nationalist Rally in Virginia /u/WeTrudgeOn
Chaos Erupted At White Nationalist Event /u/MalikSJohnson
Trump urges unity, condemns hate in response to ‘alt-right’ Virginia protests /u/stupidstupidreddit
Pastor pulled to safety at Charlottesville white nationalists march /u/MalikSJohnson
Trump condemns hatred “on many sides” amid Charlottesville violence /u/western_red
State of emergency declared amid violence at Charlottesville’s ‘Unite the Right’ rally /u/finfangfoom1
The Latest: Car strikes group at white nationalist at rally /u/spsheridan
David Duke: Charlottesville Rally Fulfills The Promises Of Donald Trump /u/esteban-was-eaten
Ryan denounces ‘repugnant’ views of Virginia white nationalist marchers /u/FudgeThisShi
White nationalists march, chant Nazi slogan in Charlottesville /u/1900grs
“Why we voted for Donald Trump”: David Duke explains the white supremacist Charlottesville protests /u/Alricson
Charlottesville: Emergency state over US far-right rally /u/readerseven
State official says driver of car that plowed into group of protesters in Charlottesville is in custody /u/marji80
Trump condemns this egregious display of hatred, bigotry and violence on many sides in Virginia /u/lemon_meringue
Trump condemns violence and hatred ‘on many sides’ /u/slakmehl
The Republican Party bears responsibility for today’s fatal violence in Charlottesville. /u/TheDaggestOfNabbits
“Why we voted for Donald Trump”: David Duke explains the white supremacist Charlottesville protests /u/dont_tread_on_dc
Democrats urge Trump to condemn Charlottesville violence /u/Techlover007
Virginia governor declares state of emergency as white nationalist rally in Charlottesville breaks out in violence /u/slinky56623
Charlottesville: State of emergency over US far-right rally /u/MarkSays
Virginia newspaper uses Trump’s ‘fire and fury’ comment to describe white nationalist rally /u/CharlieDarwin2
Trump: ‘We Have to Heal the Wounds Of Our Country’ /u/BlakeRidley
Sessions: Charlottesville violence contrary to American values’ /u/Harun12345678910
One dead and 19 injured as car strikes crowds along route of white nationalist rally in Charlottesville /u/emPtysp4ce
After criticism for his silence, Trump tweets against ‘hate,’ but doesn’t mention KKK violence /u/morvus_thenu
Trump urges unity, condemns hate in response to ‘alt-right’ Virginia protests /u/Fezarux
David Duke: Charlottesville protests about fulfilling promises of Donald Trump /u/saucytryhard
Car rams into crowd of demonstrators after white nationalist rally in Virginia /u/cyanocobalamin
Trump condemns Charlottesville violence but doesnt single out white nationalists for blame /u/The-Autarkh
Trump comments on violence at white nationalist gathering in Charlottesville /u/aubonpaine
White Christian conservatives should oppose protests by white supremacists /u/warserpent
Car plows into protesters in Charlottesville /u/GonzoNation

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