• Washington, D.C., Braces for ‘Unite the Right 2' White Nationalist Rally

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Washington is bracing for a white nationalist rally that law enforcement agencies will try to prevent from descending into a melee like the one in Charlottesville, Virginia , that cast a shadow over Donald Trump's presidency a year ago.
    Permits for Sunday's "Unite the Right 2" rally indicated that about 400 demonstrators are expected in Lafayette Square, a park adjacent to the White House. More than 1,500 counter-protesters plan to gather at various downtown locations, including in the same park.
    In August 2017, white supremacist demonstrators and counterprotesters squared off in violent...
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  • “Unite the Right 2” rally: 6 things to know about the D.C. demonstrations

    2 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    On the anniversary of the deadly rally, white nationalists will march on Washington.
    After last year's deadly Unite the Right rally, in Charlottesville, Virginia, where a Whitman's Sampler of neo-Nazis, white supremacists, paramilitary, and the alt-right got together to spew hate, the white nationalists are doing it all over again this weekend.
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