Tag Archives: Province/State: Virginia

19Aug/17

Protest march begins ahead of Boston ‘Free Speech’ rally

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, UNITED STATES (AUGUST 19, 2017) (NBC) – Opposition groups began to march on the streets of Boston Saturday (August 19) ahead of a “Free Speech” rally with right-wing speakers, a week after a woman was killed at a Virginia white-supremacist protest. Continue reading

13Aug/17

Virginia governor: “We need to call it out for what it is”

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe says current political rhetoric has bred “bigotry and hatred” and urges people to “call it out for what it is.” Continue reading

12Aug/17

State of emergency declared in Virginia amid ongoing clashes during counter rallies

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA , UNITED STATES (AUGUST 12, 2017) (REUTERS) – White nationalists clashed with counter-demonstrators in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday (August 12) ahead of a rally to protest the planned removal of a Confederate general’s statue that critics say glorifies the era of slavery. Continue reading

16Nov/16

White women helped push Trump to victory, despite campaign missteps

An estimated 53 percent of white women voted for Donald Trump in the U.S. presidential election. His female supporters in Virginia say issues were more important than gender when casting their ballot.

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09Nov/16

Doors are shut as polls in Ohio close

Polls close in the battleground state of Ohio as the nation waits for find out who will be the next U.S. president.

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02Mar/16

Trump, Clinton capture key wins on U.S. Super Tuesday

U.S. Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump and U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton win big in the U.S. Super Tuesday nominating contests.
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