Letters and Politics

Extreme violence at “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville. Then a history of Venezuela

Charlottesville, VA was a scenario of violence during the weekend where white nationalists gathered for a “Unite the Right” march. The violence escalated into brawling and left at least one counter-protester dead.

With Adele Stan, columnist for The American Prospect and a freelance writer. She was in Charlottesville covering the protest for BillMoyers.com.

Peter Montgomery, is a senior fellow with People for the American Way. He has been covering Religious Rights and Tea Party movements and its right-wing political allies for more than two decades.

Also, a history of Venezuela with Kajsa Norman, a London-Based investigative journalist, and author. Her latest book is A Hero’s Curse: The Perpetual Liberation of Venezuela.

 

 

 

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