Black Lives Matter News
The Latest: Mayor seeks urgent permission to remove statue
The mayor of Charlottesville, Virginia, is calling on the governor to convene an emergency meeting of state lawmakers to allow the city to remove the statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee
Man in custody over 'black power' graffiti on Rizzo statue
Police have arrested a suspect in the spray-painting of the words "black power" on the statue of a former Philadelphia mayor and police commissioner that critics say should come down
Charlottesville victim's mother has 'no interest' in speaking with Trump
Susan Bro, the mother of Heather Heyer, who was killed when a car rammed into counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally, told "GMA" she is now making it her mission to advance her daughter's cause.
US Jewish criticism of Trump expands to some supporters
Trump's response to the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, is drawing criticism from some American Jews who are usually reluctant to criticize him.
Trump lawyer forwards email praising Robert E. Lee as a 'great man'
Amid the fallout from President Trump 's comments that "both sides" are to blame for the weekend's violence in Charlottesville, his personal lawyer John Dowd forwarded an email to friends and associates casting Confederate army commander Robert E. Lee as a "great man" and saying that the Black
Israeli leader resists calls to criticize Trump
Israel's Netanyahu resists calls to denounce Trump's response to violence, anti-Semitic displays in Charlottesville
The Latest: Peaceful candlelight vigil moves through campus
Hundreds of people have gathered on the University of Virginia campus for a peaceful candlelight vigil against hate and violence days after Charlottesville erupted in chaos during a white nationalist rally
WNBA players show support for Charlottesville victims
The WNBA and its players are showing their support for the victims of racially charged violence in Charlottesville
Unpacking the controversy over what Trump has said, and not said, on Charlottesville
The reverberations from the violence in Charlottesville continue to echo as President Donald Trump faces further fallout from his handling of the situation. Members of his own party have come out against his response and now two of his economic councils have disbanded as business leaders distance
Virginia clashes bring attention to anti-fascist movement
The deadly white nationalist demonstration in Virginia has brought new attention to an anti-fascist movement whose members have been a regular presence at protests around the country in the last year