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Jason Kessler, organizer of the white supremacist “Unite the Right” rally, is chased away by protesters in Charlottesville

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MALE 1: Come on, come on, come on. Waiting for the police to come. Come on. PROTESTOR: Her name was Heather, Sir. Her name was Heather, Jason. Her blood is on your hands. Her blood is on your heart. REPORTER: Jason, what do you have to say for yourself? COP: Give me a little space, give me space for this guy. REPORTER : Jason, what did you try to tell the president? MALE 3: I thought I heard you say that, that’s all I’m saying. REPORTER: Jason. COP: Where is it? REPORTER: Jason, do you find yourself responsible at all for what happened yesterday? REPORTER: Say something we can hear. PROTESTOR: Two guys got killed yesterday. JASON: I disavow any political violence and what happened yesterday was tragic. The denial of First Amendment rights I’ll give it in front of PD, the Unite the Right Rally- COP: Give me room. Give me room. JASON: led to the political violence we saw yesterday. REPORTER: Do you bear any responsibility? Do you feel any responsibility? COP: Hey. Sir. REPORTER: You know what happened. You know what happened, Jason. REPORTER: Do you feel any responsibility sir? JASON: The Charlottesville- FEMALE PROTESTOR: Fuck you. COP: Double it up here. They’re- make a circle around you. FEMALE PROTESTOR: Fuck you. Fuck you. Fuck you. PROTESTOR: Hey they’re not Nazis. They’re not Nazis. PROTESTOR: They’re white supremacists. PROTESTOR: No they’re not. FEMALE PROTESTOR: Fuck Nazis. Fuck you. Fuck Kessler Fuck you. Fuck you. Fuck you. Fuck you. Fuck you. Fuck you. Fuck you. Fuck you. Fucking Nazi. Fucking Nazi. Fucking Nazi. Fucking Nazi. Fucking Nazi. COP: Hold it right here. Hold it right hereright here. side. Nine year old right here. REPORTER: Okay. Well that’s that. PROTESTOR: I’ll break his fucking skull. PROTESTOR: Why?

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