An alt right, white nationalist torch rally met by counter protest led to fist fights, pepper spray in Charlottesville tonight

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23 February 2018
Riot police preparing6 month ago
Riot police preparing
Here is a copy of today's emergency declaration regarding the rally at Emancipation Park6 month ago
Here is a copy of today's emergency declaration regarding the rally at Emancipation Park
Police getting ready to clear Emancipation Park. -@NBC296 month ago
Police getting ready to clear Emancipation Park. [email protected]
Back on the street. Authorities assembled a few blocks up from Emancipation Park6 month ago
Back on the street. Authorities assembled a few blocks up from Emancipation Park
National guard prepares as local emergency as been declared in Charlottesville for UniteTheRight6 month ago
National guard prepares as local emergency as been declared in Charlottesville for #UniteTheRight
Group heading down Market street. They are heading past the roads that are closed.6 month ago
Group heading down Market street. They are heading past the roads that are closed.
Police: Leave the area now or you will be arrested.6 month ago
Police: "Leave the area now or you will be arrested."
6 month ago
Unlawful assembly declared for rally at Emancipation Park
Tear gas deployed6 month ago
Tear gas deployed
6 month ago
Charlottesville city and county have declared state of emergency, according to police scanner.
Now both sides are throwing water bottles at each other.6 month ago
Now both sides are throwing water bottles at each other.
6 month ago
Terry McAuliffe‏: The acts and rhetoric in Charlottesville over past 24 hours are unacceptable and must stop. A right to speech is not a right to violence.
Riot police assembled just off of E. Jefferson St.6 month ago
Riot police assembled just off of E. Jefferson St.
David Duke now here in Charlottesville for altright unitetheright rally6 month ago
David Duke now here in Charlottesville for #altright #unitetheright rally
6 month ago
As of 10:30 a.m., two people had been seriously injured after an altercation near Emancipation Park, according to city officials
Group chanting BLM on the march6 month ago
Group chanting BLM on the march
Charlottesville:Clashes have started6 month ago
Charlottesville:Clashes have started
Fights breaking out. Pepper spray in the air Charlottesville6 month ago
Fights breaking out. Pepper spray in the air #Charlottesville
The national socialist movement and others heading east on Market street.6 month ago
The national socialist movement and others heading east on Market street.
Charlottesville Suddenly more tense. Clergy cleared out. Alt-right arriving suddenly face-to-face with antifa6 month ago
#Charlottesville Suddenly more tense. Clergy cleared out. Alt-right arriving suddenly face-to-face with antifa
Charlottesville: Cheers from the counter-protest as the communist Workers World Party arrives at Emancipation Park6 month ago
Charlottesville: Cheers from the counter-protest as the communist Workers World Party arrives at Emancipation Park
Charlottesville: Antifa group shows up, chants of we have replaced you to the alt-right in the park6 month ago
Charlottesville: Antifa group shows up, chants of "we have replaced you" to the alt-right in the park
.@HenryGraff reports: Virginia State Police helicopter in the sky above Emancipation Park.6 month ago
[email protected] reports: Virginia State Police helicopter in the sky above Emancipation Park.
Charlottesville: Armed militia separating clergy from alt-right. Still early - 2 hours to the rally6 month ago
#Charlottesville: Armed militia separating clergy from alt-right. Still early - 2 hours to the rally
From the Midwest to the South, punch a Nazi in the mouth Charlottesville6 month ago
"From the Midwest to the South, punch a Nazi in the mouth" #Charlottesville
Crowd in park chants build the wall. Charlottesville  - NBC 296 month ago
Crowd in park chants "build the wall". #Charlottesville - NBC 29
Not even 10am and the first physical fight has broken out. Afterwards militia steps in the middle to separate.6 month ago
Not even 10am and the first physical fight has broken out. Afterwards militia steps in the middle to separate.
Charlottesville: Counter-protesters making their way toward Emancipation Park6 month ago
Charlottesville: Counter-protesters making their way toward Emancipation Park
Ahead of the rally, another group has joined - chanting blood and soil as they approach Emancipation Park. Charlottesville6 month ago
Ahead of the rally, another group has joined - chanting "blood and soil" as they approach Emancipation Park. Charlottesville
Chanting Blood and Soil as they approach Lee Park in Charlottesville6 month ago
Chanting "Blood and Soil" as they approach Lee Park in Charlottesville
Dozens of riot police downtown Charlottesville  setting up6 month ago
Dozens of riot police downtown Charlottesville setting up
Participants for today's rally at Emancipation Park in Charlottesville begin to arrive6 month ago
Participants for today's rally at Emancipation Park in Charlottesville begin to arrive
Unidentified militia has arrived at Emancipation Park ahead of the Charlottesville rally with guns in tow6 month ago
Unidentified militia has arrived at Emancipation Park ahead of the Charlottesville rally with guns in tow
6 month ago
Shepherds, farmers and activists will march in Texas against the border wall with Mexico
Torch march in Charlottesville this night6 month ago
Torch march in Charlottesville this night
Rally of White Supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia. Several cases of reported violence6 month ago
Rally of White Supremacists in #Charlottesville, Virginia. Several cases of reported violence
Clashes at Charlottesville at far-right UniteTheRight torch march6 month ago
Clashes at Charlottesville at far-right "#UniteTheRight" torch march
University of Virginia President @terrysulli says she is saddened and disturbed by torchlit march of alt-right supporters around Grounds6 month ago
University of Virginia President @terrysulli says she is "saddened and disturbed" by torchlit march of alt-right supporters around Grounds
Anti far-right rally in Charlottesville6 month ago
Anti far-right rally in Charlottesville
An alt right, white nationalist torch rally met by counter protest led to fist fights, pepper spray in Charlottesville tonight6 month ago
An alt right, white nationalist torch rally met by counter protest led to fist fights, pepper spray in Charlottesville tonight
Mayor @MikeSigner releases statement about torch-lit rally tonight at @UVA - @NBC296 month ago
Mayor @MikeSigner releases statement about torch-lit rally tonight at @UVA - @NBC29
Alt right UniteTheRight woman tells antifa counter-protester that he sounds like a n---6 month ago
Alt right #UniteTheRight woman tells antifa counter-protester that he "sounds like a n---"
Charlottesville: Alt-right has totally encircled a group of counter-protesters at UVA Jefferson statue6 month ago
Charlottesville: Alt-right has totally encircled a group of counter-protesters at UVA Jefferson statue
Now gathering around statue of Thomas Jefferson. Chanting 'white lives matter!'6 month ago
Now gathering around statue of Thomas Jefferson. Chanting 'white lives matter!'
Charlottesville chants: One people, one nation, end immigration and blood and soil6 month ago
#Charlottesville chants: "One people, one nation, end immigration" and "blood and soil"
White nationalist alt-right torchlit march going through UVA grounds: you will not replace us6 month ago
White nationalist alt-right torchlit march going through UVA grounds: "you will not replace us"
Far right march on UVA campus6 month ago
Far right march on UVA campus
6 month ago
ACLU: We're suing the Trump administration for jailing immigrant teens based on unsubstantiated claims of gang affiliation
One day before Unite the Right white supremacy rally, protestors walk around former Lee Park 7 times, just like Joshua did in Jericho.6 month ago
One day before "Unite the Right" white supremacy rally, protestors walk around former Lee Park 7 times, "just like Joshua did in Jericho."
Charlottesville police are ready for the Unite the right rally in former Lee Park, though city council voted for it to be in McIntire Park6 month ago
Charlottesville police are ready for the "Unite the right" rally in former Lee Park, though city council voted for it to be in McIntire Park