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The white supremacist who helped lead the Charlottesville rally has been banned from Facebook

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YouTube/VICE News Facebook has banned the Facebook and Instagram accounts of a white nationalist who attended the rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, that ended in deadly violence.
Facebook spokeswoman Ruchika Budhraja told the Associated Press on Wednesday that the profile pages of Christopher Cantwell have been removed as well as a page connected to his podcast.
Cantwell was featured in a widely viewed Vice News documentary released Monday, in which he denigrated black and Jewish people, embraced violent protest tactics, and declared the death of 32-year-old Heather Heyer at the rally as...
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The 10 most liveable cities in the US

The 10 most liveable cities in the US

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Getty Images In the United States, unrest seems to be growing by the day.
Over the weekend, a white supremacist plowed through a crowd of counter-protestors in Charlottesville, Virginia. Several cities, like Baltimore , Maryland, New Orleans , Louisiana, and Lexington , Kentucky are removing confederate monuments , despite rallies from white nationalists to preserve them.
Mass shootings in 2017 are outpacing those in previous years as well, with over 150 attacks so far. In the past few months, there have been instances of domestic terrorism and racially motivated violence, including...
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Pence stands with Trump as pressure mounts to rebuke his Charlottesville comments

Pence stands with Trump as pressure mounts to rebuke his Charlottesville comments

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As the debate surrounding President Donald Trump's response to the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia reached a fever pitch on Wednesday, Vice President Mike Pence said that he stands by Trump's words.
Pence also announced that he will fly back to the US tomorrow, ending his trip to Latin America a day early.
Pence, who defended the president's controversial remarks over the weekend and attacked the media for criticizing them, ignored a reporter's questions about Trump's free-wheeling Tuesday press conference , in which he equated the white supremacist marchers with the...
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The chilling worldview of this white supremacist who helped lead the Charlottesville rally shows why so many people are furious with Trump

The chilling worldview of this white supremacist who helped lead the Charlottesville rally shows why so many people are furious with Trump

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Vice News interviewed white supremacist Christopher Cantwell, who helped lead the Charlottesville rally
Cantwell embraced violent tactics and predicted more violence in the future
The extreme views he describes explain why so many are furious at President Trump over his Charlottesville response
On Monday, "Vice News Tonight" published a chilling 22-minute documentary featuring interviews with several of the white nationalists who helped lead the "Unite the Right" rally that devolved into violence and chaos in Charlottesville, Virginia over the weekend.
Most prominently featured throughout...
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