Publicado: Sol, Agosto 12, 2018
Global | Por Milagro Delgado

Donald Trump Condemns Racism on Anniversary of Charlottesville Riots

Donald Trump Condemns Racism on Anniversary of Charlottesville Riots

"I get choked up and have to gather myself before I talk to the client", said Wilson, who hired Heyer, the 32-year-old paralegal killed almost a year ago in a auto attack during a violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, US.

All eyes are on Washington this weekend with white supremacists and anti-fascists organising protests to mark the one-year anniversary of their deadly confrontation at a rally in Charlottesville.

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam asked residents to "make alternative plans to engaging with planned demonstrations of hate".

Heyer's mother, Susan Bro, who's spent much of the past year working with Wilson on a foundation named for her daughter, said she plans to place flowers Sunday at the site of the attack that claimed Heyer's life.

Past year the protest was conducted legally as the permits were granted by the city of Charlottesville. The state's declaration allocates $2 million in state funds and authorizes the Virginia National Guard to assist in security efforts. Uber, Lyft and Airbnb are allowing drivers and hosts to deny service to potential customers who participate in the rally in Washington, D.C.

"This anniversary is also a time to look forward".

A statement from the university said that restricting access to the Lawn will help them "continue to prepare for and secure both the UVA-sponsored events on Saturday morning in Old Cabell Hall and a student-organized rally on the North Plaza of the Rotunda" that will be from 7 p.m.to 9 p.m. on Saturday.

The company canceled accounts and bookings ahead of the original "Unite the Right" rally, which occurred in Charlottesville, Virginia, on August 12, 2017.

"My philosophy is that we will police your behaviors, not ideologies", Brackney said at a briefing last month.

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A permit for a counter-protest was granted Thursday to the Answer Coalition, a group that has urged "mass action" on Sunday to protest what it described as racists, fascists, neo-Nazis and white supremacists.

Pence at the time claimed the president had "clearly and unambiguously" denounced white supremacists in Charlottesville after the president faced significant blowback for his comments, which many said appeared to draw a moral equivalence between white nationalists and counter-protesters.

Newsham declined to give specifics about a closed-door planning meeting held Wednesday with city and homeland security, but he did address concerns that alt-right and KKK groups would be escorted by police.

The "Unite the Right" rally was scheduled for Sat. Aug. 12 and participants started to gather in Charlottesville the night before.

"Law enforcement's goal during the entire operational period will be to keep the two groups separated", DC Police Chief Peter Newsham told reporters, as he added a warning to anyone coming to the city threatening violence.

Earlier in 2017, the Charlottesville City Council had voted to remove the Lee statue and rename the park where it is located.

The permit application said 400 people were expected for Sunday's event, but that number could change.

"They marched chanting the slogans "Jews will not replace us" and 'blood and soil, ' a classic Nazi chant", Lance said of the Virginia rally. But scuffles continued, and the violence culminated when a auto plowed into a group of counterprotesters, killing 32-year-old Heather Heyer. He is charged separately in federal court with hate crimes.

Stern and other state, county and city officials said to expect large numbers of law enforcement officers in and around Charlottesville as part of a large-scale, multiagency safety and security plan to head off violence.

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