How Charlottesville became the symbolic prize of the far right | The Guardian

by Faiz Ahmed last modified 2017-08-13T12:17:38-04:00
"Charlottesville is just the latest example of this: for months, fascists and anti-fascists have clashed in highly publicised demonstrations across the country, including in Berkeley, California, Portland, Oregon, New Orleans, Pikeville, Kentucky, and last month in Charlottesville, where more than 1,000 people demonstrated against about 50 members of the KKK, many of them in elaborate satin hoods and robes. But Saturday’s rally marked a new level of intensity, both in the size of the protest and the level of the violence."

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