Alt-Right Rally in Charlottesville, Virginia Sparks Riots, State of Emergency Declared

Alt-Right Rally

State of Emergency Declared

Chaos in Charlottesville

8/12/2017 10:16 AM PDT

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A “Unite the Right” rally in downtown Charlottesville has been met with protesters, and so much violence erupted … the governor declared a state of emergency.

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe made the declaration Saturday morning amid clashes between white nationalists and thousands of protesters. City officials deemed the rally an “unlawful assembly” and state police equipped…

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