Before Univ. Of VA., White Nationalists Tested Their Tactics In Berkeley Protests

Aug 17, 2017

A fight broke out over control of a dumpster after right- and left-wing demonstrators clashed in Berkeley on April 15. White Nationalist organizers of the "Unite The Right" gathering in Charlottesville, VA. last weekend say the Berkeley protest was a self-described test run to see just how far they could push the bounds of protesting.
Credit John Sepulvado for KQED/The California Report

Violent demonstrations in Berkeley this year foreshadowed the recent white nationalist rally in Virginia that left 3 people dead.  With police forces around the country now on the watch for similar protests, Capital Public Radio's Daniel Potter looks at what they can do to prepare.