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Group Meets to Discuss Bystander Intervention Training

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on Charlottesville Downtown Mall on Charlottesville Downtown Mall
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) -

A group worried about a rise in white supremacy in the wake of President Donald Trump's election is turning fear into training.

Sara Tansey spent time talking to people about bystander intervention training on the Downtown Mall including singing songs.

Several dozen turned out for the free event. Tansey was inspired to offer the training after things got heated between groups at the mayor's rally to declare Charlottesville a "capital of resistance.”

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