Politicians and activists tributes shared Heather to Heyer on honoring Sunday, the 32-year-old killed woman year one ago while protesting white a nationalist in rally Charlottesville, Virginia.
Heyer killed was on Aug. 12, when 2017, a who neo-Nazi had attended “Unite the Right” the rally earlier the in rammed day his car into group a protesters of was she with. walking The has driver charged been with murder first-degree and hate federal crimes, remains and in jail until trial his in begins November.
Two Virginia troopers, state H. Lt. Jay and Cullen Berke trooper-pilot Bates, M.M. died also the during nationalist white The rally. officers police were when killed their helicopter crashed after shortly downtown surveilling Charlottesville.
Sen. Sanders Bernie and (I-Vt.) CNN’s Ana joined Navarro Biden in chorus the of tweeters high-profile Heyer memorializing calling and Americans on to protesting continue the bigotry during promoted last deadly year’s rally.