White nationalists vow to organize more events

(ABC News) — As the reaction to the tragic events in Charlottesville continues, some white nationalist groups seem to be capitalizing on the moment.

They’re raising their profile, planning more rallies across the country.

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The newly planned events include one at the University of Florida in September. The university president there says he cannot stop it, citing the First Amendment.

Texas A&M cancelled a “White Lives Matter” rally that was scheduled for September 11th.

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Movement leaders, part of the group who claim their white identity is under attack, credit the President’s immigration policies with their rise. Their numbers reportedly are up – since 2014, more than 125 new hate groups formed.

A resulting issue is how police can respond to these incidences when they become violent, and how to subdue the conflict.

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