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White supremacists set to rally outside White House a year after deadly clash

Aug 12, 2018 - 4:51 PM

United States President Donald Trump tweets a generic condemnation of racism a year after the violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia

FACE OF RACISM. A member of the Ku Klux Klan attends a rally on July 8, 2017 calling for the protection of Southern Confederate monuments, in Charlottesville, Virginia. Photo by Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP

3 arrested in Florida shooting after white supremacist speech

Oct 21, 2017 - 8:28 AM

The white nationalists threaten anti-racism protesters with Nazi salutes and chant slogans about Hitler

WHITE NATIONALIST. Self-described white nationalist Tyler Tenbrink, of Houston, Texas (left) is arrested, along with friends William Fears and Tyler Fears, in relation to a shooting following the speech. Photo by Brian Blanco/AFP

Twitter suspends white supremacist accounts

Nov 17, 2016 - 11:52 AM

Richard Spencer an alt right leader in the U S likens the account suspensions to Adolf Hitler in 1934 wiping out opposition to his Nazi Party

MUTED. The suspensions come a day after the social network announces that they're introducing new tools to fight abusive online behavior. Photo by Leon Neal