By Nicole Hemmer
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A12 explores the deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville last year, the history behind the conflict, and how the city and its people have dealt with the aftermath.
||CleanEpisode 6: The Aftermath||How Charlottesville has dealt with the trauma of August 11 and 12||8/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5: Who Watches the Watchers?||Why law enforcement and the legal system failed to prevent the violence on August 11 and 12||8/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4: The Alt-Right Rises||How the alt-right fits into the history of American white supremacy, and why they chose Charlottesville as the place to make their stand||8/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3: The Statue at the Center of the World||Why Charlottesville's Confederate statues opened up a battle over history and memory||8/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2: The City Behind the Hashtag||How Charlottesville tells its history — and what it misses||8/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1: The Summer of Hate||How the people of Charlottesville responded to months of white supremacist organizing and violence in the city||8/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
niki is an insightful journalist and historian. great work on a difficult subject.
Behind the Headlines
Nicole Hemmer gives an electrifying and illuminating account of the events leading up to the violent death of Heather Heyer in Charlottesville.
Such an interesting and in depth look at the history of Charlottesville and the alt-right. Nikki is, as ever, a joy to listen to.
Recommend this to anyone with ears!