— don (@donswaynos) August 12, 2017
The convergence of hundreds of white nationalists in Charlottesville, Virginia resulted in the death of one person and the injury of many others on Saturday.
The rally, known as “Unite the Right,” took place to protest the removal of Robert E. Lee’s statue in the typically quiet college town.
As the dust settled from the harrowing day, here are 12 of the most powerful photos from the mayhem.
— Andy Campbell (@AndyBCampbell) August 12, 2017
A lot of businesses in downtown Charlottesville with these signs. pic.twitter.com/fyebIpgqnF
— Christopher Mathias (@letsgomathias) August 12, 2017
— Shannon Watts (@shannonrwatts) August 12, 2017
— Doug Dawsey (@dougdawsey) August 12, 2017
— Collin Rees (@collinrees) August 12, 2017
A quiet memorial taking place now at McGuffey Park for the person who was killed in Charlottesville today pic.twitter.com/M2vBtEq85g
— Joe Heim (@JoeHeim) August 12, 2017
— Billy Bragg (@billybragg) August 12, 2017
Members of a local Charlottesville church form a wall to hold back rioters pic.twitter.com/pPMuwL61Rk
— Caleb Ecarma (@calebecarma) August 12, 2017
-At least 19 injured
-VA state of emergency declared pic.twitter.com/X4KAGclWw7
— NowThis (@nowthisnews) August 12, 2017
— ♥️ (@musicleadsus) August 12, 2017
— DSA ostpreußen (@DOGGEAUX) August 12, 2017
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