Trump’s Embrace of Racially Charged Past Puts Republicans in Crisis

The president’s response to the Charlottesville violence has drawn starkly different reactions between his core supporters and party leaders who fear political oblivion.

Far-Right Groups Blaze Into National View in Charlottesville

By RICHARD FAUSSET and ALAN FEUER August 13, 2017 It was a deadly weekend of rage-fueled street battles. And after the violent demonstrations in Charlottesville, Va., leaders of white nationalist groups claimed success. “It was a huge moral...

White House Acts to Stem Fallout From Trump’s First Charlottesville Remarks

By GLENN THRUSH August 13, 2017 BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — The White House, under siege over President Trump’s equivocal response to this weekend’s bloody white nationalist rallies in Charlottesville, Va., on Sunday condemned “white...

Trump Blames ‘Many Sides’ for Violence at Charlottesville Rally

By GLENN THRUSH August 12, 2017 BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — President Trump on Saturday condemned the bloody protests in Charlottesville, Va., but did not specifically criticize the white nationalist rally and its neo-Nazi slogans beyond blaming “hatred,...