The white-nationalist activist plowed his car through counter-protesters to the 2017 ‘Unite the Right’ rally. Prosecutors convinced a jury that he intended to kill.
In 'Summer of Hate,' Hawes Spencer provides a riveting timeline of events in Charlottesville, Virginia on August 12, 2017 that killed Heather Heyer and injured dozens more.
Heather Heyer’s mother, Susan Bro, spoke exclusively to The Daily Beast last week. Now Heyer’s mentor Alfred Wilson and friends Justin Marks and Courtney Commander remember her.
In a candid interview, Susan Bro tells Tim Teeman about holding President Trump responsible for Heather’s death, facing her daughter’s alleged killer, and why her grave is secret.
Susan Bro, the mother of Charlottesville victim Heather Heyer, presented the ‘Best Fight Against the System’ award—alongside a descendant of the Confederate general.
In a week marked by President Trump’s terrible words, the most stirring have come from Susan Bro, Heather Heyer’s mother, at her daughter’s memorial service and in TV interviews.
After Heather Heyer’s memorial, word spread of a candlelight vigil—but quietly, to keep white supremacists away. Candles replaced torches, love replaced hate.