New York: Hundreds of activists gathered under the Trump Tower in New York for a rally against racism.
People picket a building with slogans: "No Trump, no Ku Klux Klan, no racism in the US."
Trump Tower is a traditional gathering place for protesters against the policy of US President Donald Trump. So, in June, people gathered under the Trump Tower for an evening meal in Ramadan.
The cause of today's picket was the events in Charlottesville, Virginia. In Charlottesville, the car drove into the crowd, as a result, one person was killed. American politicians condemned the violence in the city. In the US Congress also commented on the situation. US President Donald Trump responded to the events in Charlottesville. For the lack of a clear position on nationalistic ideas, several US senators have criticized him.
Yesterday, August 12, in Charlottesville, Virginia, was an act of white nationalists, which allowed local authorities. Human rights activists are dissatisfied with such a decision. A state of emergency was introduced in the city. In the organization "The lives of black people matter," it is claimed that white nationalists constantly commit acts of violence against black Americans.
The number of injured as a result of the collision of the car to the crowd increased to 19 people. Police detained the driver of the car. Later, three more suspects were detained.
Protesters arriving at Trump Tower for his homecoming today. "No Trump, no KKK, no fascist USA." pic.twitter.com/BYjvk11fNF— Kelly Weill (@KELLYWEILL) 13 августа 2017 г.