On August 11th, 2017, a month after a Ku Klux Klan rally here ended due to police doing their job and disassembling the hatred filed rally, hundreds of US white supremacists rallied at the University of Virginia. Seen outside the once home Thomas Jefferson, holding lit torches while chanting “White Lives Matter,” “You will not replace us,” and many more ignorant and rail slurs and comments.
Protest organizer Jason Kessler, who has previously accused the town of “anti-white hatred,” described the event as an “incredible moment for white people who’ve had it up to here and aren’t going to take it anymore.” WWBT reported. The group left the university’s grounds when police arrived and declared the gathering an unlawful assembly.
Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer released a statement referring to Friday’s rally as a “cowardly parade of hatred, bigotry, racism, and intolerance march down the lawns of the architect of our Bill of Rights.”
“Everyone has a right under the First Amendment to express their opinion peaceably, so here’s mine: not only as the -------------------
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