How the Russian Federation refers to "domestic" showdown of the two subcultural movements American Congressman could not explain, ignoring the cause of the collision: neo-Nazi at a high speed rammed the anti-fascist activists, which killed 32-year-old woman and injured 19 people.
"I clear the checkpoint, I'm Second Amendment friendly, I go into the store and make legal purchases", says Miska. "But being a Jewish restaurant owner and having a pro-Nazi group come to town, would I refuse service?"
The Wall Street Journal reported last fall that Facebook accounts that appeared to be linked to Russian entities posted extreme messages, including anti-Muslim and anti-immigrant messages after the 2016 election and racially divisive messages during the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville last August. Later, a woman was killed when a vehicle drove into a crowd of people opposing the white nationalists, and dozens more were injured.
Several openly racist or white nationalist candidates are seeking elected office this year including avowed Nazi Arthur Jones of IL, who won his district's Republican party primary and is running for Congress. I condemn all types of racism and acts of violence.
And in Wisconsin, Paul Nehlen, the leading Republican running to fill the seat in Congress now held by retiring Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, has emerged as a leader of the alt-right movement. This is Donald Trump's America.
"They want to be open in solidarity with the community", Fenton said.
Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser and Metropolitan Police Department Chief Peter Newsham answer questions from reporters about the city's preparations for the white nationalist-led rally marking the one year anniversary of 2017 Charlottesville "Unite the Right" protests in Washington, U.S., August 9, 2018.
Rally organizers cautioned attendees not to react with anger against any counter protesters. Handguns, however, will not be banned, because of state and federal gun rights law, officials said.
Republican Rep. Tom Garrett said Saturday that he was told during a briefing with the Federal Bureau of Investigation director that Russian meddling played in a role in "fomenting the flames of what happened in Charlottesville", Virginia, one year ago, when a white nationalist rally turned violent and resulted in the death of a counterprotester.