White Supremacist Richard Spencer Tried to Have a Nazi Rally, but It Didn’t Quite Go According to Plan

hite supremacist leader and neo-Nazi Richard Spencer planned to speak at the University of Florida in Gainesville on Thursday, October 19. According to CNN, it was Spencer's "first planned speech on a college campus" since the rally in Charlottesville, Virginia in August, which turned violent and deadly. Needless to say, it was a fraught situation. Presumably, Spencer thought he'd be ushered into the auditorium, spew his hate, and be applauded for his backward views. But the students and citizens of Gainesville, Florida had other ideas.

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