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What Trump said versus what I saw

Thursday, August 17th, 2017

The BBC’s Joel Gunter was in Charlottesville and assesses the president’s claims about the violence. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

Could Trump's Comments Lead To a GOP Presidential Primary?

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Trump's media availability drew intense criticism from the right. Former GOP Rep. David Jolly says today may be the start of a primary movement to replace Trump. He joins O'Donnell and Jarvis DeBerry to discuss Trump's long pattern of bigoted behavior. Read more Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Business councils disband over Trump remarks

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Mr Trump’s comments about violence in Virginia had sparked a series of resignations. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

As neo-Nazis grow bolder, the 'antifa' has emerged to fight them

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Deadly violence outside a rally in Virginia this past weekend has raised concerns about white supremacists, but also about their far-left opponents, the antifa. Read more Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Trump stance on Charlottesville violence angers Republicans

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Leading Republicans reject Mr Trump’s view that “both sides” were to blame for Saturday’s violence. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

How presidents should speak about racist violence: Lessons from history

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Critics are rightly castigating President Trump for issuing a series of vague, opaque statements in the wake of white supremacist-fueled violence that rocked Charlottesville, Va., this weekend. As a candidate and now as president, Trump has established a pattern of refusing to repudiate in clear moral terms the white supremacists who backed his White House [...]

Both sides to blame in Virginia – Trump

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

The US president says there are “two sides to the story” over the Charlottesville violence. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

Charlottesville mayor largely blames Trump for white supremacist violence

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

After violence and death at a rally in Charlottesville on Saturday, the city’s mayor pointed the finger at the president and his campaign. Read more Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Charlottesville violence: Trump council sees more CEOs resign

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

Two more CEOs quit Mr Trump’s manufacturing council over his response to violence in Charlottesville. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

Trump declares ‘racism is evil’ and denounces neo-Nazis, KKK

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

After coming under fire for not naming the hate groups involved in violent protests in Charlottesville, Va., over the weekend, President Trump delivered a statement from the White House on Monday explicitly condemning them. Read more Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines