PBS NewsHour

White nationalist rally brings clashes in Charlottesville

Clip: 08/12/2017 | 4m 54s

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe declared a state of emergency in Charlottesville on Saturday as hundreds of white nationalists and alt-right activists clashed with police and counter-protesters. It was the second rally to protest the city’s plan to remove a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee from Emancipation Park. The NewsHour’s P.J. Tobia joins Hari Sreenivasan from Charlottesville.

Aired: 08/12/17

Rating: NR

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