Trump trumps MSM: Poll – Most Americans Blame Antifa or ‘Both Sides’ for Charlottesville Violence

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Despite the media declaring this sort of “moral equivalency” off limits, a near-majority of Americans surveyed about last weekend’s events in Charlottesville blame the violent upheaval on “both sides” (40 percent) or on the Antifa Left (nine percent). Slightly fewer (46 percent) point the finger at the Alt-Right as the primary culprits. This result may stun members of the press who’ve spent days scolding anyone, including President Trump, who has raised the specter of left-wing violence in this context. It seems the general public isn’t nearly as horrified by Trump’s framing as “opinion leaders” are…

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