PBS NewsHour

Charlottesville reckons with white supremacist violence

Clip: 08/12/2022 | 8m 21s | Video has closed captioning.

Five years ago on Friday, extremists marched in Charlottesville, Virginia in a violent demonstration that forced the city and the nation to confront the growing threats of white supremacy and domestic terrorism. Laura Barrón-López visited the city to see what's changed and how residents think President Biden and the country have reckoned with what they witnessed that summer.

Aired: 08/12/22

Rating: NR

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