After hours of brawls, a sports vehicle ploughed into a group of counter-white supremacist protesters, killing a 32 -year-old woman and injuring 19 others.
When Trump addressed the country on Sunday - his second statement on Charlottesville - condemning the KKK, neo-Nazis and white supremacists by name and stating that "racism is evil", Graham had initially responded with a simple tweet: "Well done Mr. President". I denounce bigotry and racism of every form, be it black, white or any other. "If President Trump is coming to Phoenix to announce a pardon for former Sheriff Joe Arpaio, then it will be clear that his true intent is to enflame emotions and further divide our nation".
Trump called Graham's comments a "disgusting lie" and referenced Graham's reelection in 2020, saying the people of SC "will remember" Graham's comments. There was a group on this side - you can call them the left, you've just called them the left - that came violently attacking the other group. Trump wrote in his first two tweets.
During a visit Thursday to Beijing, Dunford said: "I have seen the chiefs' tweets and I can absolutely and unambiguously tell you that there is no place for racism and bigotry in the US military or in the United States as a whole".
Instead, speaking from his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey, he said, "We condemn in the strongest possible terms this egregious display of hatred, bigotry and violence on many sides, on many sides". Trump also said that not everyone who participated in the white nationalist rally, which was to protest the removal of a statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee, was a bad person. "He just can't forget his election trouncing.The people of SC will remember!" "The people of SC will remember".
Senator Marco Rubio, defeated previous year by Trump for the Republican presidential nomination, said, "Mr. President, you can't allow #WhiteSupremacists to share only part of blame".
President Donald Trump has taken a swipe at a fellow Republican, calling Sen.