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North Carolina protesters pull down Confederate statue

A monument to pro-slavery forces is destroyed, in the wake of clashes in Charlottesville.

Charlottesville death: Marianne Rubin, 89, joins protests

Why holocaust survivor Marianne Rubin is standing in solidarity with Charlottesville, Virginia.

Trump denounces KKK and racism in Charlottesville

Donald Trump denounces racist violence after the killing of a protester in Charlottesville, Virginia.

BBC Minute: On the US alt-right

A look at one of the white nationalist groups behind the Charlottesville protest

It started as a demonstration against the removal of a statue of Confederate general Robert E. Lee. It ended in deadly violence. Protesters and counter-protesters clashed, and one woman was run over and killed. BBC Minute takes a look at the alt-right, a group that has been in and out of the headlines since Donald Trump won the 2016 US election. Photo: White nationalists, neo-Nazis and alt-right members exchange insults with counter-protesters in Charlottesville, August 2017, Credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images