The recent events that took place in Charlottesville have caused Americans all over the country to take to the streets and join rallies and protests. People are protesting for and against Confederate statues, racism, Anti-Semitism, white nationalism, and our current president’s response to the heartbreaking tragedy.
While these protests are uniting many citizens, they are also leading to a number of arrests for disorderly conduct.
Rallies and Protests around the Country and the Arrests That Have Resulted
- In Durham, North Carolina, eight people are facing misdemeanor disorderly conduct charges for causing a Confederate statue