Nazis and White Supremacists were largely outnumbered by the counter protests in Washington, DC, Sunday. But their numbers were so few that even police vastly outnumbered the far-right, according to CNN.
Police surrounded the United the Right protesters as they marched to Layfete Square clad in khakis. Police surrounded them as counter-protesters and media walked along the sidewalk beside them.
What #UnitetheRight2? Looks like Nazis were shutdown b4 the shutdown! Only handful of Nazis & at least 10 cops per Nazi protecting them (because of course) Congrats to #AllOutDC #ShutitDownDC pic.twitter.com/BT2vizAF12
— ChuckModi (@ChuckModi1) August 12, 2018
More media and supporters watched the burning of Nazi and Confederate flags than who attended the United the Right Rally.
— Marissa J. Lang (@Marissa_Jae) August 12, 2018
Counter-protesters were so overwhelming that they spilled out into the sidewalks surrounding Freedom Plaza.
— Michael Brice-Saddler (@TheArtist_MBS) August 12, 2018
— Daz (@DazTheTig) August 12, 2018
Watch a short clip of the Unite the Right rally attendees below:
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