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Jeff Katz
August 09, 2019 - 10:43 am
Breitbart News' Joel Pollak confronted former vice president Joe Biden Thursday about his false comments that President Trump called neo-Nazis in Charlottesville "very fine people," only to have Biden push back. Pollak asked Biden if he was aware that he was misquoting the president, but Biden...
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Jeff Katz
August 09, 2019 - 6:10 am
Joe Biden's list of gaffes continues to grow. Thursday, during an appearance at the Iowa State Fair, the former VP told the crowd, "we choose truth over facts." Oops: Biden says “we choose truth over facts” pic.twitter.com/bkohPsOmJC — Natasha Korecki (@natashakorecki) August 8, 2019 Not sure what...
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Jeff Katz
August 08, 2019 - 12:09 pm
Former Vice President Joe Biden echoed the long-since discredited Charlottesville hoax while blaming President Donald Trump at a campaign speech in Iowa for recent mass shootings. Biden repeated the "very fine people" phrase that the left claimed Trump used to refer to white supremacists. #Joe2020...
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July 22, 2019 - 6:19 pm
Charlottesville, VA _ The ACLU of Virginia has filed a brief asking that a defamation lawsuit against a University of Virginia professor who spoke out through the news media about local issues involving the history of slavery in Charlottesville and their relationship to Confederate monuments be...
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July 15, 2019 - 2:42 pm
By DENISE LAVOIE Associated Press CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — An avowed white supremacist was sentenced to life plus 419 years on state charges Monday for deliberately driving his car into anti-racism protesters during a white nationalist rally in Virginia. James Alex Fields Jr., 22, received the...
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Jeff Katz
July 03, 2019 - 2:52 pm
The city of Charlottesville, in its quest to pander to every left-wing snowflake who wants to erase history, has now moved to stop celebrating Thomas Jefferson's birthday. The city council voted Monday in a 4-1 decision to discontinue celebrating the birthday of the third president which falls on...
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June 28, 2019 - 2:33 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — An avowed white supremacist who drove his car into a crowd of anti-racism protesters during a white nationalist rally in Virginia has been sentenced to life in prison on hate crime charges. James Alex Fields Jr. of Maumee, Ohio, was sentenced Friday after pleading guilty...
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June 28, 2019 - 12:18 pm
By DENISE LAVOIE, AP Legal Affairs Writer CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — To federal prosecutors, James Alex Fields Jr. is a callous, hate-filled young man who saw a group of people protesting against white nationalists and decided to kill them. But to Fields' lawyers, he is a troubled 22-year-old with...
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Jeff Katz
June 20, 2019 - 12:45 pm
According to The Charlotte Observer , at least a dozen confederate statues have been vandalized all around the South in 2019 alone. While Richmond has had its own debates and conflicts over confederate statues, the University of North Carolina's "Silent Sam" statue sparked national outrage, and in...
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'Alt-right' group founder may be nixed from rally lawsuit. (iStock / Getty Images Plus/mcdustelroy)
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June 19, 2019 - 11:27 am
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - The millionaire founder of an "alt-right" think tank may be dismissed as a defendant in a lawsuit related to a deadly white nationalist rally in Virginia. The Daily Progress reports Judge Richard E. Moore on Tuesday heard arguments about whether to dismiss William...
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