The vandalism occurs a week ahead of the one-year anniversary of the deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville that was organized in part as a protest to plans to remove a Lee Statue there. See photos.
As the one-year anniversary of the deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville approaches, community members, students and groups advocating for racial justice are planning several events to fight back against racism.
His appointment comes after the city council voted in May not to renew manager Maurice Jones’ contract. Jones and other city leaders faced criticism in the aftermath of last summer’s white nationalist rally.
The primary organizer of last summer’s deadly white nationalist rally in Virginia is losing one of his attorneys after abandoning his legal campaign for a permit to stage an event marking its anniversary.
Despite the decision by organizer Jason Kessler to withdraw his request for a court order allowing him to stage a rally in Charlottesville, opponents expect the city to be full of white nationalists on Aug. 11 and Aug. 12.
U.S. District Judge Norman Moon scheduled a hearing Tuesday on Jason Kessler’s request for a preliminary injunction that would compel the city of Charlottesville to issue him a rally permit for next month.
It’s been nearly a year since the deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, and city officials have been working for the past five months with local and regional partners to prevent the same thing from happening this year.
New Hampshire man Christopher Cantwell pleaded guilty to two charges of assault and battery. He was facing trial on charges he blasted opponents with pepper spray during a rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last summer.
Christopher Cantwell is accused of spraying counterprotesters with mace or pepper spray during a deadly white supremacist rally in Charlottesville last August.
The grandson of a former Virginia governor is scheduled to enter a plea on charges he raped a fellow student at the University of Virginia.
Police in Charlottesville, Virginia, say the city is preparing for a worst-case scenario for the Aug. 12 anniversary of a deadly white supremacist rally.
The University of Virginia has named a new chief of police. Tommye S. Sutton, currently the deputy police chief at Northwestern University in Illinois, will move into the new role in August.
A Charlottesville, Virginia judge ruled Friday that an activist could have incited violence when she screamed profanities at an “Unite the Right” organizer. He ordered her to pay $5 in damages.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A reputed Hitler admirer accused of plowing a car into a crowd of protesters in Charlottesville, killing a young woman, was charged Wednesday with federal hate crimes in a case that…
Almost a year after a fatal car attack during a white nationalist rally, the City of Charlottesville is taking steps to prevent future tragedy on the popular downtown pedestrian mall.
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