Charlottesville Chaos: What We’re Missing While Focused on Idiots Rallying in Virginia
(MEDIUM) — The top story today — showcased on the Drudge Report, Google News, all the cable news networks, and many social media feeds — is simply an idiotic parade of self-important and domineering busybodies.
A petite horde of white nationalists and their brethren are at odds with their over-zealous anti-fascist opposition in Virginia. They are so at odds Virginia’s governor declared a state of emergency due to the violent clashes at the “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville.
The images coming from the scene are so provocative and full of savagery even President Donald Trump saw fit to send out a tweet calling for unity:
We ALL must be united & condemn all that hate stands for. There is no place for this kind of violence in America. Lets come together as one!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 12, 2017
Yet, what most Americans need to do right now isn’t to appeal to some sense