Trump tweets on Charlottesville hate, violence. Driver plows into anti-white supremacist protesters

Author: | Daily Kos ||

Trump tweets on Charlottesville march, rally, and counterprotest without saying what these were about:

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We ALL must be united & condemn all that hate stands for. There is no place for this kind of violence in America. Lets come together as one!

— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 12, 2017

Riiiiiiiiiight. We should all queue up to unite with white supremacists screaming about sending Jews to ovens and shouting racial slurs at counter-protesters who rightly call them Nazi scum. 

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Meanwhile:

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MORE: Charlottesville police tell CBS News at least four people are injured after car struck protesters https://t.co/5ixt2o7Geb pic.twitter.com/2LDR05bSt1

— CBS News (@CBSNews) August 12, 2017

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The moment when a vehicle hits anti- alt right activists in #charlottesville. It is a hit and run. The vehicle quickly leaves the scene pic.twitter.com/cW7K6N51gc

— Ragıp Soylu (@ragipsoylu) August 12, 2017

CBS reports that a vehicle was driven into the crowd:

A dozen medics are carting the injured back and forth on stretchers. The victims appear to be counter-protesters but could be residents, CBS News justice reporter Paula Reid reports.

The injuries range from minor to life-threatening, authorities said.


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By | 2017-08-12T11:41:04+00:00 August 12th, 2017|Daily Kos|

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