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Protestors are singing and marching against white supremacy in Charlottesville

As the US radical right demonstrates in Charlottesville, Virginia, today, protesters against the rally have also gathered. With some right wing demonstrators reportedly chanting “Jews will not replace us” and dressed in Nazi paraphernalia, locals including Charlottesville vice mayor Wes Bellamy have shown up with their own signs and songs against white nationalism.

Violence has already broken out between the two sides.

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Protestors against Unite the Right in Charlottesville, Virginia. (Laura Saunders for Quartz)
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Protestors against Unite the Right in Charlottesville, Virginia. (Laura Saunders for Quartz)
Protestors against Unite the Right in Charlottesville, Virginia. (Laura Saunders for Quartz)
Protestors against Unite the Right in Charlottesville, Virginia. (Laura Saunders for Quartz)
Protestors against Unite the Right in Charlottesville, Virginia. (Laura Saunders for Quartz)
A retired medic attends a protest against Unite the Right in Charlottesville, Virginia. (Laura Saunders for Quartz)

Read more: Just weeks after a KKK gathering, Charlottesville faces “Unite the Right”

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