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>> What about the alt left that came charging at the as you say the alt right?>> If President Trump believed he was setting the record straight when he angrily defended his view that both sides were to blame for the deadly violence at Charlottesville over the weekend, here's how the message was heard.
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These are home town tabloid Trump woke up to a New York on wenesday. Portraying the President defending neo-Nazis and white nationalist who rallied around the Confederate statue in Virginia. The front pages reflecting a shock that were vibrated across the country and the political spectrum after the President's combative press conference in Trump Tower.
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>> Wait a minute am not finished, I'm not finished fake news.>> Where he adamantly insisted that protesters who confronted white nationalists born equal portion of blame for the street brothel that erupted on Saturday.>> You had a group on one side that was bad and you had a group on the other side that was also very violent.
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>> He claimed that many those who attended a Friday night rally to oppose the removal of Confederate statue were, quote, very fine people. Footage of that rally shows men holding torches, chanting anti-Semitic phrases and slogans from Nazi Germany. The next day, a man rammed his car into a crowd of counter-protesters, killing one woman and injuring 19 others.
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The condemnation coming quick, and much of it from the President's own party. House Speaker, Paul Ryan Twitting, we must be clear. This bigotry is counter to all this country stands for. There can be no moral ambiguity. On Wednesday, Senate Majority Leader, Mitch McConnell putting out a statement that, there are no good neo-Nazis.
00:01:28
We have a responsibility to stand against hate and violence, wherever it raises its evil head. Praise for the President coming primarily from two sources. His closes allies in the media and white supremacists. Former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke thanking Trump for his honesty and courage to tell the truth about Charlottesville and condemn the leftists terrorists.
00:01:48
A memorial service was held Wednesday for the woman killed in the weekends attack.