Virginia Congregations Condemn White Supremacy After Violent Demonstrations

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Copyright 2017 NPR. To see more, visit LULU GARCIA-NAVARRO, HOST: On screens around the country and the world, people saw an America yesterday where extremists and racists felt no need to hide behind masks or hoods. The event was billed as a protest against plans to remove a Confederate monument in Charlottesville, Va. But at the end of a violent day, three people were dead. In the most shocking incident, a car allegedly driven by a white supremacist mowed down a group of counter-protesters. One woman was killed, and 19 other people were injured in that incident. Virginia's governor, Terry McAuliffe, spoke just a short time ago. (SOUNDBITE OF ARCHIVED RECORDING) TERRY MCAULIFFE: To the white supremacists and neo-Nazis who came to our beautiful...

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