Mother of Heather Heyer: Everyone Needs to Stand Against Hate

It has been nearly a year since anti-racist activist Heather Heyer died in Charlottesville, Virginia, when white supremacist James Alex Fields drove his Dodge Charger into a crowd of counterdemonstrators. As white supremacists plan to mark the first anniversary of Charlottesville by holding another “Unite the Right” rally in Washington, DC, we speak with Heyer’s mother Susan Bro about Heather Heyer’s legacy and what activists can do to combat racism.

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