• Find An Event Near You To Stand In Solidarity With Charlottesville

    6 days ago - By Refinery29

    Those outraged by this weekend's violent alt-right rallies in Charlottesville, VA - which resulted in a domestic terrorist killing 32-year-old counterprotester Heather Heyer - are taking action by forming their own marches and vigils. Keen to join? The anti-Trump Indivisible Guide movement has partnered with dozens of organizations - including Women's March, Voto Latino, Planned Parenthood, and Pantsuit Nation - to plan nationwide events in support of the Charlottesville community. Simply plug in your location at the bottom of their page , and the search function will pull up events in...
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  • Heather Heyer Died Because Of An Act Of Domestic Terrorism In Charlottesville

    Heather Heyer Died Because Of An Act Of Domestic Terrorism In Charlottesville

    6 days ago - By Refinery29

    Domestic terrorism: that's how Heather Heyer, 32, lost her life on Saturday as she counterprotested against a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, VA. Heyer was identified when Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer appeared on Meet the Press on Sunday morning. She was killed when James Alex Fields, Jr. plowed his car into a group of protestors. We'll never know exactly what went through his mind when he decided to commit this heinous act, but naming his crime as both vehicular homicide and domestic terrorism gives it the full weight it deserves. Heather Heyer was a legal assistant for...
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