News in Review Violence in Virginia: The Rise of the Alt-Right

News in Review Violence in Virginia: The Rise of the Alt-Right

In August 2017 a quaint college town in Virginia became the epicentre of America’s cultural and racial divide. White nationalists clashed violently with counter protesters. One woman died after a car was deliberately driven into the crowds. Dozens were injured. But what led to this seeming re-emergence of virulent racism and white supremacy? And is this strictly an American problem? It seems Canada has more than a few neo-Nazi groups of its own.

  • 2017
  • 00:19:07
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/18/2017
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