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Raw Story
Charlottesville allows removal of second Confederate statueto reflect the city’s mourning after the death of the counter-protester last mo
Raw Story / Posted 13 days ago
to reflect the city’s mourning after the death of the counter-protester last month. [nL2N1L80TZ] Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer has urged the Virginia legislature to go into special session to let localities decide the fate of the statues.... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Charlottesville Votes to Remove Statue, Consider Commission Recommendationsmagnets for evil and for people who wanted to turn us against ourselves and des
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 13 days ago
magnets for evil and for people who wanted to turn us against ourselves and destroy a certain part of America,” Mayor Mike Signer said. The city is currently involved in a lawsuit over councilor's earlier decision to have the Lee statue... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Charlottesville city council votes unanimously to remove another Confederate statuefew of the council members offered apologies for the recent events, according t
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
few of the council members offered apologies for the recent events, according to the Times Dispatch. Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer told those in attendance: "I'm pledging that I'm going to try what I can to get this right." He was met with... Read more
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The Morning Call
Charlottesville city council votes unanimously to remove another Confederate statuefew of the council members offered apologies for the recent events, according t
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
few of the council members offered apologies for the recent events, according to the Times Dispatch. Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer told those in attendance: "I'm pledging that I'm going to try what I can to get this right." He was met with... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Charlottesville city council votes unanimously to remove another Confederate statuefew of the council members offered apologies for the recent events, according t
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
few of the council members offered apologies for the recent events, according to the Times Dispatch. Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer told those in attendance: "I'm pledging that I'm going to try what I can to get this right." He was met with... Read more
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Daily Mail
Charlottesville council weighing 2nd Confederate monumentFebruary, the council was divided in its decision to remove the Lee statue, bar
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
February, the council was divided in its decision to remove the Lee statue, barely passing the measure on a 3-2 vote. Mayor Mike Signer and Kathy Galvin voted against it but have since changed their minds in the wake of the August 12 riots four... Read more
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Daily Mail
Judge to decide whether to throw out lawsuit over Confederate statuesdown statues of General Robert E Lee (above) and another military hero from the
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
down statues of General Robert E Lee (above) and another military hero from the South, Thomas ‘Stonewall’ Jackson Mayor Mike Signer talks to reporters in front of the statue of Thomas Jonathan 'Stonewall' Jackson that is covered in a black tarp... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Charlottesville mayor apologizes for ‘overstepping bounds’CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – AUGUST 23: Mayor Mike Signer talks to reporters in front
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 19 days ago
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – AUGUST 23: Mayor Mike Signer talks to reporters in front of the statue of Thomas Jonathan “Stonewall” Jackson that is covered in a black tarp as it stands in Justice Park, formerly known as Jackson Park, on August 23, 2017 in... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Charlottesville mayor says he 'overstepped,' apologizescity's response to a white nationalist rally that he says "impugned" the reputa
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 19 days ago
city's response to a white nationalist rally that he says "impugned" the reputation of the city manager and police chief. Mike Signer addressed reporters after an hours-long City Council meeting Tuesday. He apologized for the statement posted on... Read more
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Slate
Our Best Defense Against Vehicular Terrorism Can Also Be Beautifulsafety in our civic spaces with an eye toward having an open society rather tha
Slate / Posted 20 days ago
safety in our civic spaces with an eye toward having an open society rather than a closed one,” said Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer a few weeks ago. But if recent incidents of vehicular terrorism are any guide, that defensive post-attack posture... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Campaign aims to show that Charlottesville 'stands for love'as a result of the violent events that rocked the city on Aug. 12. Others work
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 20 days ago
as a result of the violent events that rocked the city on Aug. 12. Others working on the campaign committee include Mayor Mike Signer, City Manager Maurice Jones and local business leaders. Information from: The Daily Progress,... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Charlottesville City Council Holds Another Closed Sessionan elected official." Details over what City Council will discuss have been sc
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 20 days ago
an elected official." Details over what City Council will discuss have been scarce, though sources told NBC29 that Mayor Mike Signer will be the "elected official" at the center of the meeting. Signer has come under fire recently for his... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
City Council Calls Closed Meeting to Discuss Elected Officialare again meeting behind closed doors, this time to "discuss the performance an
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 21 days ago
are again meeting behind closed doors, this time to "discuss the performance and discipline of an elected official." Mayor Mike Signer has called for a special closed session of Charlottesville City Council to take place Wednesday, August 30 at... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
City Leaders Form Economic Recovery Team Following Unite the Right Rallyto the Unite the Right rally and violence. The group includes about 20 busines
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 21 days ago
to the Unite the Right rally and violence. The group includes about 20 business leaders and city officials. Mayor Mike Signer and vice mayor Wes Bellamy delivered a message of unity from city government despite the recent back and forth... Read more
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CBS News
Community members castigate Charlottesville city officialsand some even forcefully demanded for the complete resignation of the city's le
CBS News / Posted 22 days ago
and some even forcefully demanded for the complete resignation of the city's leaders. Several city leaders including Mayor Mike Signer, Deputy Mayor Wes Bellamy, City Manager Maurice Jones and Charlottesville Police Department Chief Al Thomas sat... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
How Charlottesville lost control amid deadly protestmultiple things going on all at the same time, that participants and the media
Baltimore Sun / Posted 23 days ago
multiple things going on all at the same time, that participants and the media would not have seen taking place." Mayor Mike Signer and some council members, however, say they were locked out of the planning process. In Charlottesville, as in... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How Charlottesville lost control amid deadly protestmultiple things going on all at the same time, that participants and the media
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
multiple things going on all at the same time, that participants and the media would not have seen taking place." Mayor Mike Signer and some council members, however, say they were locked out of the planning process. In Charlottesville, as in... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
How Charlottesville lost control amid deadly protestmultiple things going on all at the same time, that participants and the media
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
multiple things going on all at the same time, that participants and the media would not have seen taking place." Mayor Mike Signer and some council members, however, say they were locked out of the planning process. In Charlottesville, as in... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
How Charlottesville lost control amid deadly protestmultiple things going on all at the same time, that participants and the media
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
multiple things going on all at the same time, that participants and the media would not have seen taking place." Mayor Mike Signer and some council members, however, say they were locked out of the planning process. In Charlottesville, as in... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Charlottesville City Manager Responds to Criticism Following Unite the Right RallyCharlottesville's city manager, Maurice Jones, is firing back at claims made by
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 23 days ago
Charlottesville's city manager, Maurice Jones, is firing back at claims made by Mayor Mike Signer about the city's preparations and response to the Unite the Right rally. Saturday, Jones issued a response in a five page letter, arguing 16 points... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Why white nationalists are drawn to Charlottesvilleof Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing im
Fremont Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
of Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing images of the march, Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer released a statement referring to Friday's rally as a "cowardly parade of hatred, bigotry, racism, and... Read more
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Missoulian
Why white nationalists are drawn to Charlottesvilleof Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing im
Missoulian / Posted 23 days ago
of Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing images of the march, Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer released a statement referring to Friday's rally as a "cowardly parade of hatred, bigotry, racism, and... Read more
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The World
Why white nationalists are drawn to Charlottesvilleof Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing im
The World / Posted 23 days ago
of Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing images of the march, Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer released a statement referring to Friday's rally as a "cowardly parade of hatred, bigotry, racism, and... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Why white nationalists are drawn to Charlottesvilleof Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing im
The Times and Democrat / Posted 23 days ago
of Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing images of the march, Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer released a statement referring to Friday's rally as a "cowardly parade of hatred, bigotry, racism, and... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Why white nationalists are drawn to Charlottesvilleof Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing im
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 23 days ago
of Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing images of the march, Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer released a statement referring to Friday's rally as a "cowardly parade of hatred, bigotry, racism, and... Read more
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The Sentinel
Why white nationalists are drawn to Charlottesvilleof Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing im
The Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
of Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing images of the march, Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer released a statement referring to Friday's rally as a "cowardly parade of hatred, bigotry, racism, and... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Why white nationalists are drawn to Charlottesvilleof Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing im
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 23 days ago
of Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing images of the march, Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer released a statement referring to Friday's rally as a "cowardly parade of hatred, bigotry, racism, and... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Why white nationalists are drawn to Charlottesvilleof Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing im
Santa Maria Times / Posted 23 days ago
of Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing images of the march, Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer released a statement referring to Friday's rally as a "cowardly parade of hatred, bigotry, racism, and... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Why white nationalists are drawn to Charlottesvilleof Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing im
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 23 days ago
of Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing images of the march, Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer released a statement referring to Friday's rally as a "cowardly parade of hatred, bigotry, racism, and... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Why white nationalists are drawn to Charlottesvilleof Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing im
Sioux City Journal / Posted 23 days ago
of Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing images of the march, Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer released a statement referring to Friday's rally as a "cowardly parade of hatred, bigotry, racism, and... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Why white nationalists are drawn to Charlottesvilleof Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing im
Rapid City Journal / Posted 23 days ago
of Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing images of the march, Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer released a statement referring to Friday's rally as a "cowardly parade of hatred, bigotry, racism, and... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Why white nationalists are drawn to Charlottesvilleof Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing im
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
of Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing images of the march, Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer released a statement referring to Friday's rally as a "cowardly parade of hatred, bigotry, racism, and... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Why white nationalists are drawn to Charlottesvilleof Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing im
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 23 days ago
of Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing images of the march, Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer released a statement referring to Friday's rally as a "cowardly parade of hatred, bigotry, racism, and... Read more
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Washington Post
Neo-Nazis marched past their synagogue chanting ‘Sieg Heil’is that the Jewish community will come back stronger from this threat just like
Washington Post / Posted 23 days ago
is that the Jewish community will come back stronger from this threat just like America will,” said Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer, a member of the synagogue who attended the service. The white supremacists and neo-Nazis who marched in the... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Why white nationalists are drawn to Charlottesvilleof Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing im
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 23 days ago
of Virginia and marched holding torches throughout the campus. After seeing images of the march, Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer released a statement referring to Friday's rally as a "cowardly parade of hatred, bigotry, racism, and... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Charlottesville City Manager Responds to Criticism Following Unite the RightCharlottesville's city manager, Maurice Jones, is firing back at claims made by
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 23 days ago
Charlottesville's city manager, Maurice Jones, is firing back at claims made by Mayor Mike Signer about the city's preparations and response to the Unite the Right rally. "The Daily Progress" obtained a confidential memo outlining those concerns... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Ahead of fiery rally in Charlottesville, confusion reignedmultiple things going on all at the same time, that participants and the media
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
multiple things going on all at the same time, that participants and the media would not have seen taking place." Mayor Mike Signer and some council members, however, say they were locked out of the planning process. In Charlottesville, as in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Neo-Nazis marched past their synagogue chanting 'Sieg Heil.' Two weeks later the Charlottesville Jewish community is trying to healis that the Jewish community will come back stronger from this threat just like
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
is that the Jewish community will come back stronger from this threat just like America will," said Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer, a member of the synagogue who attended the healing service. The white supremacists and neo-Nazis who marched on... Read more
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Breitbart
‘Leaked’ Memo from Charlottesville Mayor Blames City ManagerA nine-page internal memo written on Wednesday by Charlottesville Mayor Mike Si
Breitbart / Posted 24 days ago
A nine-page internal memo written on Wednesday by Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer on the city’s preparations for the August 12 Emancipation Park rally that erupted into violence was “leaked” to the Richmond Times-Dispatch, where it formed the basis... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Why white supremacists go after Jewstiny minority: the Jewish Zionist cause.” Addressing another group, Richard Spe
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 24 days ago
tiny minority: the Jewish Zionist cause.” Addressing another group, Richard Spencer mocked Charlottesville’s Jewish mayor, Mike Signer. “Little Mayor Signer — ‘See-ner’ — how do you pronounce this little creep’s name?” Spencer asked. The crowd... Read more
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The Columbian
Former U.S. attorney to lead Charlottesville reviewevents, and to formulating practical recommendations for improved future respon
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
events, and to formulating practical recommendations for improved future response,” Heaphy said in a statement. Mayor Mike Signer posted on Facebook that he expects the review to take at least three months, and urged that it be done quickly to... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Leaked memo to Charlottesville newspaper highlights concerns and delays during white supremacist rallyThey are demanding answers from their leaders. Now, The Daily Progress has rel
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 24 days ago
They are demanding answers from their leaders. Now, The Daily Progress has released a leaked, confidential memo from Mayor Mike Signer and City Council to City Manager Maurice Jones. The memo says Jones' vacation before Aug. 12, "created a problem... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Community Members Question Charlottesville Mayor Signer's LeadershipCharlottesville's mayor is coming under fire for his leadership during a time o
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 25 days ago
Charlottesville's mayor is coming under fire for his leadership during a time of crisis. Community members say Mike Signer may be more concerned about his image than accepting responsibility for the city's failures during the Unite the Right rally... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Former US attorney to lead Charlottesville reviewwho were present for the events. It says no timetable for the review has been
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 25 days ago
who were present for the events. It says no timetable for the review has been determined, but a statement from Mayor Mike Signer said it would take two to three months. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material... Read more
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Boston Herald
Former US attorney to lead Charlottesville reviewevents, and to formulating practical recommendations for improved future respon
Boston Herald / Posted 25 days ago
events, and to formulating practical recommendations for improved future response," Heaphy said in a statement. Mayor Mike Signer posted on Facebook that he expects the review to take at least three months, and urged that it be done quickly to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Former US attorney to lead Charlottesville reviewevents, and to formulating practical recommendations for improved future respon
Stamford Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
events, and to formulating practical recommendations for improved future response," Heaphy said in a statement. Mayor Mike Signer posted on Facebook that he expects the review to take at least three months, and urged that it be done quickly to... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Former US attorney to lead Charlottesville reviewevents, and to formulating practical recommendations for improved future respon
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 25 days ago
events, and to formulating practical recommendations for improved future response," Heaphy said in a statement. Mayor Mike Signer posted on Facebook that he expects the review to take at least three months, and urged that it be done quickly to... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Former US attorney to lead Charlottesville reviewlaw enforcement and government officials, and members of the community who were
Fremont Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
law enforcement and government officials, and members of the community who were present for the events. It says no timetable for the review has been determined, but a statement from Mayor Mike Signer said it would take two to... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Former US attorney to lead Charlottesville reviewevents, and to formulating practical recommendations for improved future respon
The New Canaan News / Posted 25 days ago
events, and to formulating practical recommendations for improved future response," Heaphy said in a statement. Mayor Mike Signer posted on Facebook that he expects the review to take at least three months, and urged that it be done quickly to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Former US attorney to lead Charlottesville reviewevents, and to formulating practical recommendations for improved future respon
Connecticut Post / Posted 25 days ago
events, and to formulating practical recommendations for improved future response," Heaphy said in a statement. Mayor Mike Signer posted on Facebook that he expects the review to take at least three months, and urged that it be done quickly to... Read more
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