- Boston ‘free speech’ rally and counterprotest
'Boston Free Speech Rally' activists and counterprotesters gather in Boston Common drawing thousands a week after a demonstration in Virginia turned deadly.
- How the Charleston massacre changed the Confederate flag market
A look at how Confederate flags are made and where they are sold today. Spoiler alert: Some of the flags waved at the white nationalist rally in Charleston may have been made in China.
- In the shadows of a racist past, Boston braces for a far-right rally
The “Boston Free Speech Rally,” is scheduled for Saturday, just one week after a protest at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., turned deadly.
- A Trump pardon of Joe Arpaio would break Justice Department guidelines
But the pardon, if Trump decides to issue it, would be highly unorthodox and break with the Justice Department’s guidelines for clemency, according to legal experts.
- ‘Alt-right’ figure who set up Assange meeting refuses to cooperate with Senate intel probe
“I’m absolutely not” going to cooperate with the committee, the far-right provocateur Charles C. Johnson said in an interview, after returning from London.
- Monday's total solar eclipse: What to know
On Monday, Aug. 21, a solar eclipse is set to dazzle viewers across the United States. The moon’s path will cross with the sun’s, casting a shadow on Earth.
- Steve Bannon is leaving the White House
Press secretary Sarah Sanders issued a statement describing the move as a mutual decision between Bannon and White House chief of staff John Kelly.
- The 'body politic' rejects Donald Trump
The body politic, like the human body, can protect itself by rejecting what it perceives as alien or harmful. And that is what is happening to Trump.
- Mitt Romney: 'This is a defining moment for President Trump'
Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney called on Trump to apologize for his remarks on Charlottesville in which he blamed "both sides" for the brutal clashes.
- White supremacists cheer Trump's evolving response to Charlottesville
President Trump’s comments about violence that erupted in Charlottesville, Va., last weekend have been condemned by Democrats, Republicans, business leaders and even athletes. “I think he’s speaking to the fact that a nation should respect its heritage, its identity, its heroes, and we shouldn’t engage in antiwhite multicultural political correctness,” Matthew Heimbach told Yahoo News on Thursday. Heimbach was scheduled to speak at the event, which attracted supporters from white supremacist, “alt-right” and neo-Nazi groups.
- Former neo-Nazi: Trump’s message parrots my old propaganda
A reformed neo-Nazi says President Trump is partly to blame for legitimizing the white nationalism that exploded in Virginia last weekend.
- From Barcelona to Charlottesville: How Trump's responses differed
In the aftermath of the attacks in Barcelona, Spain, on Thursday and Charlottesville, Va., five days earlier, President Trump offered very different reactions.
- Striking magazine covers criticize Trump's Charlottesville response
Magazine covers slam Trump for "unsteady" response to last weekend's violent clashes in Charlottesville.
- Confederate monuments testify to the Union's unfinished victory
The violence that erupted in Charlottesville, Va., is emblematic of an old American tradition of progressivism followed by racist reaction.
- Trump reacts to Barcelona terror by touting (debunked) anti-Muslim war crime tale
President Trump responded to the news of a terrorist attack in Spain by peddling a debunked legend about a general’s harsh tactics more than a century ago.
- Trump: Keep our 'beautiful' Confederate monuments
“The beauty that is being taken out of our cities, towns and parks will be greatly missed and never able to be comparably replaced!” the president tweeted.
- 'He's toxic!': Trump goes after 2 GOP senators for Charlottesville criticism
Trump attacked Sens. Jeff Flake, an outspoken critic, and Lindsey Graham, one of few Republicans to call out the president by name over Charlottesville.
- 'It's sacrilegious': The lucrative market in fake Native American art
Native American groups and Washington politicians work together to solve the old problem of counterfeit goods.
- Former CIA chief: Trump's Charlottesville comments 'a national disgrace'
Former CIA director John Brennan blasted Trump over statements he made at a press conference concerning the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va.
- Trump disbands White House business councils as CEOs flee
As CEOs of major corporations began fleeing President Trump’s two business advisory councils yesterday to protest his remarks about the neo-Nazi violence in Virginia, Trump disbanded both groups.
- At service for Charlottesville victim Heather Heyer, a call for 'righteous action'
“The truth is we’re all going to have our differences, we’re all going to be angry with each other,” Susan Bro said. “Let’s channel that anger not into hate, not into violence, not into fear, but let’s channel that anger into righteous action.”
- As Trump hedges, U.S. military officers condemn Charlottesville rally with clarity
Senior officers in the U.S. Armed Forces have denounced the white nationalists who organized a violent rally last weekend in Charlottesville, Va.
- Kasich rips Trump's Charlottesville response: 'It's not about winning an argument'
The Republican governor of Ohio Wednesday strongly criticized the president’s blaming of “both sides” in the Charlottesville violence.
- After Charlottesville, both Bush presidents denounce ‘hatred in all forms’
Former President George H.W. Bush and former President George W. Bush, in a rare joint statement, declared Wednesday that Americans must reject “hatred in all its forms” in the aftermath of the white supremacist and neo-Nazi rally in Charlottesville.
- McConnell weighs in — 'There are no good neo-Nazis' — without mentioning Trump
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said neo-Nazi and white supremacist groups “should not be welcome anywhere in America.”
- AFL-CIO leader bashes Trump’s ‘totally ineffective’ business council after leaving it
President Trump’s manufacturing council isn’t getting much work done, AFL-CIO chief Richard Trumka said after leaving the council following Trump’s highly criticized response to the deadly violence in Charlottesville, Va.
- ‘One side is racist’: Romney, other Republicans rebuke Trump’s Charlottesville hedging
Several prominent members of the GOP denounced Trump’s assertion that both white supremacists and counterprotesters bear the blame for violence in Virginia.
- Charlottesville is a target for the alt-right. Its Jewish mayor is emerging as a national voice.
Michael Signer has emerged as a fierce critic of the president — and also as an important voice for the new South’s reckoning with its difficult history.
- Roy Moore, Luther Strange advance to runoff in Alabama Senate election
Luther Strange, the GOP Senate candidate favored by Trump and McConnell, faces a tough battle from the controversial judge Roy Moore in Alabama's runoff.
- Trump stands by remarks on Charlottesville: 'George Washington was a slave owner'
Trump had a heated debate with reporters over the violence that took place in Charlottesville, Va., last weekend and said there was "blame on both sides."
- Trump says Steve Bannon is 'not a racist'
President Trump defended Steve Bannon, arguably his most potent hard-right nationalist aide, without ever outright dismissing calls for him to be fired.
- Jacksonville reassesses Confederate monuments in Charlottesville's aftermath
After a violent clash over a Confederate statue in Virginia, political leaders like Anna Lopez Brosche are reassessing monuments elsewhere.
- U.S. cuts grant for group that seeks to deradicalize neo-Nazis
The Trump administration retooled its grants to organizations battling extremism, cutting out a network founded by an ex-skinhead that seeks to reform white supremacists.
- Here are the ‘beautiful’ Confederate monuments Trump wants to stay put
A Confederate monument is toppled in Durham, N.C., others are vandalized as municipal leaders in cities across the U.S. said they would step up efforts to pull such monuments from public spaces.
- Trump appears to accidentally share Twitter dis
The Twitter user who called President Trump a fascist and frequently shares anti-Trump sentiment, joked Tuesday that the president “agrees with him.”
- Charlottesville police chief defends officers' conduct during violence
Charlottesville police chief Al Thomas defended his department’s actions during the "Unite the Right" rally, but expressed remorse at how the "tragic weekend" unfolded.
- Neo-Nazi website is booted by Google
Google booted a neo-Nazi website on the same day that it registered with the tech giant.
- As neo-Nazis grow bolder, the 'antifa' has emerged to fight them
Deadly violence outside a rally in Virginia this past weekend has raised concerns about white supremacists, but also about their far-left opponents, the antifa.
- College GOP groups condemn Charlottesville rally amid outcry over state leader’s attendance
Leaders of at least two universities and the national college Republicans organization are moving to denounce white supremacist views after a member of at least one campus GOP chapter appeared to attend at a violent rally in Charlottesville, Va., this past weekend.
- What we know about the man charged in Charlottesville attack, James Alex Fields Jr.
The 20-year-old man accused of driving a car into a crowd of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally Saturday was denied bail in court Monday morning.
- Trump declares ‘racism is evil’ and denounces neo-Nazis, KKK
After coming under fire for not naming the hate groups involved in violent protests in Charlottesville, Va., over the weekend, President Trump delivered a statement from the White House on Monday explicitly condemning them.
- How presidents should speak about racist violence: Lessons from history
Critics are rightly castigating President Trump for issuing a series of vague, opaque statements in the wake of white supremacist-fueled violence that rocked Charlottesville, Va., this weekend. As a candidate and now as president, Trump has established a pattern of refusing to repudiate in clear moral terms the white supremacists who backed his White House run, and their hate-fueled ideology.
- Sessions says Trump hasn't apologized for publicly scolding him
The attorney general says the president can attack him or anyone else in his Cabinet if he’s not happy with them.
- Trump slams Merck CEO for resigning from White House council after Charlottesville controversy
“America’s leaders must honor our fundamental values by clearly rejecting expressions of hatred, bigotry and group supremacy,” Frazier said in a statement.
- Tiki denounces use of torches by white nationalists in Charlottesville
“We do not support their message or the use of our products in this way,” the company that makes the backyard bamboo torches said in a statement.
- White House pushes back against criticism of Trump’s Charlottesville response
After the president’s initial remarks about Saturday’s violence were criticized as too vague, the White House issued a follow-up Sunday.
- Charlottesville mayor largely blames Trump for white supremacist violence
After violence and death at a rally in Charlottesville on Saturday, the city’s mayor pointed the finger at the president and his campaign.
- Mourning and acts of solidarity for the victims of the Charlottesville attack at a white nationalist rally
After a deadly clash at a protest on Saturday, people across the country came together to mourn and to condemn the violence in Virginia.
- Photographer captures moment car slammed into counterprotesters in Charlottesville. It was his last day on the job.
Photojournalist Ryan M. Kelly’s final assignment was covering a rally. It turned violent, and his images captured part of the story.
- Republicans — and Democrats — call for Trump to denounce white supremacists after Charlottesville death
Officials from both parties said President Trump’s response to the Charlottesville violence did not go far enough in opposing white supremacists and right wing extremism.