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“The violence displayed for the reason is intolerable and it is entirely sporadic using the university’s values,” Sullivan added.
Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer known as the demonstration a “cowardly parade of hate, bigotry, racism and intolerance.”
He added: “Everybody includes a right underneath the First Amendment to convey their opinion peaceably, so here’s mine: Not just because the Mayor of Charlottesville, but because a UVA faculty member and alumnus, I’m beyond disgusted with this unsanctioned and wretched display of visual violence on the college campus.”
The King Center, founded by civil legal rights icon Martin Luther King Junior.’s widow, Coretta Scott King, tweeted that “racism never left America.”