Hollywood Reacts to Charlottesville Violence
Wochit Headline News - Saturday, 12 August 2017 (2 weeks ago)
Violence erupted in Charlottesville, Virginia on Saturday morning during a protest held by white nationalists. Hollywood denizens took to social media to register their disgust over the violence. Rob Reiner's reaction was to squarely put the blame for the situation at President Donald Trump’s feet. Reiner wrote, “Let’s be clear. The hatred we’re seeing in Virginia lies at the feet of Donald Trump. Stoked during the campaign,his silence condones this." In addition, actor Michael Rapaport posted an impassioned speech condemning the “Tiki Torch Tough Guys” who gathered in Charlottesville on Friday night.
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