Nation Aug 19

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Counter-protesters dwarf far-right marchers at Boston rally

At the “Boston Free Speech Rally,” thousands of counter-protesters eclipsed a small group of far-right marchers on Saturday. The gathering took place just one week after a deadly white nationalist protest in Charlottesville, Virginia. Phillip Martin, WGBH senior investigative reporter,…

Politics Aug 19

Demonstrator holds a United States flag in front of another waving a Confederate flag as self proclaimed "White Nationalists" and "Alt-Right" activists hold "Freedom of Speech" rally at Lincoln Memorial in Washington
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Why are women joining the ‘alt-right’?

After the violent “Unite the Right” white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last Saturday, the “alt-right” has come under renewed scrutiny. Its ideology rejects Jewish people, people of color, LGBTQ people and immigrants, and is dominated by white men --…

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