“They were neo-Nazis. Shouting hate, their veins bulging.”
Thirty-nine of the killings were “clearly motivated by hateful, racist ideology,” according to its new report.
The attack at the neo-Nazi rally killed Heather Heyer and injured more than two dozen others.
The murderer, Alex Fields, Jr., once kept a picture of Adolf Hitler by his bedside.
“Alt-right leader Ben Shapiro and his band of fascist goons protest a peaceful LGTBQ pride parade in LA,” a fake photo was captioned.
“The alt-right found something in Trump. He changed the paradigm and made this kind of public presence of the alt-right possible.”
They “trained to engage in violent confrontations and attended the Unite the Right Rally with the expectation of provoking physical conflict.”
The launch underscored the degree over which the battle for the Jewish vote will figure in the campaign.
I wish to warn my Jewish American brothers and sisters of the danger I perceive as a French Jew too familiar with anti-Semitism.
A jury in Charlottesville recommended a life sentence plus 419 years for the man who rammed his car into counterprotesters, killing Heather Heyer.