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A Left-right Clash Passes In Silence : Approved In A Bundle Of Bills: White Nationalism Condemned, Antifa Is Not Mentioned

Jun 08, 2019 - Providence Journal

GENERAL ASSEMBLY

State senators this week condemned white nationalists and neo-Nazis over the objections of one Republican lawmaker who wanted militant leftist Antifa groups condemned as well.

A symbolic resolution introduced by Pawtucket Democrat Donna Nesselbush and passed Wednesday "denounces and opposes the totalitarian impulses, violent terrorism, xenophobic biases and bigoted ideologies that are promoted by white nationalists and neo-Nazis."

It responds to demonstrations,...