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Virginia City Rocked By White
National Protests; 1 Arrest

Associated Press, by Sarah Rankin

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Posted By:danvillebill, 8/12/2017 2:29:56 PM

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Hundreds of people chanted, threw punches, hurled water bottles and unleashed chemical sprays on each other Saturday after violence erupted at a white nationalist rally in Virginia. At least one person was arrested. Gov. Terry McAuliffe declared a state of emergency, and police dressed in riot gear ordered people at the rally in Charlottesville to disperse after chaotic clashes between white nationalists and counter-protesters. Small bands of protesters who showed up to express their opposition to the rally were seen marching around the city peacefully by midafternoon, chanting and waving flags.

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Weekend rioting.
A new American tradition.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MDConservative, 8/12/2017 2:37:20 PM     (No. 11349606)

I smell a setup here. State of emergency, and police dressed in riot gear...prepositioned, and certainly NOT to protect the speech rights of the "white nationalists."

If this was Antifa or another leftist supremacy group, it would still be the "white nationalists" blamed for any violence, or it would be written off as "free speech" or whatever.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: volksford, 8/12/2017 2:53:08 PM     (No. 11349624)

People are getting a belly full of this blm,antifa,white privilege bull crap from the left. The left can´t leave anyone or anything alone not even statues,the damn snowflakes are triggered by life itself.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: poster, 8/12/2017 3:02:10 PM     (No. 11349634)

Was the arrest the SOB with the flamethrower?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: nonsense, 8/12/2017 4:15:17 PM     (No. 11349690)

Peaceful counter-protestors, the beloved (by the Left) anti-fa. Peaceful Fascists, not a chance.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: BarryNo, 8/12/2017 4:26:28 PM     (No. 11349699)

The anti-protestors were ´peaceful, huh?

Why don´t I believe that?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: KTWO, 8/12/2017 4:30:23 PM     (No. 11349704)

I wouldn´t believe the AP about any anything they can possibly spin. But we don´t have to, a clearer picture will emerge.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Chief1942, 8/12/2017 7:44:01 PM     (No. 11349819)

Leave it to the AP to "spin" this into fake news. We don´t believe you any more! Got it?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: rocco49, 8/12/2017 11:03:31 PM     (No. 11349919)

"ROCKED BY WHITE NATIONALISTS"

Gimme and F
Gimme an A
Gimme a K
Gimme an E

What do we got? FAKE NEWS!
What do we got? FAKE NEWS!

Mommy, daddy is a Christian white Trump voter.
Why do they HATE HIM so much?

Much of America is beginning to sicken me...

We have got to MAGA by taking that awful alt-left liar constant "agenda" and burning it in hell!!!

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