Richard Spencer Speaks, and Gainesville Emerges Weary but at Peace
Tampa Bay Times
Fists raised, a sea of defiant student protesters at the University of Florida relentlessly shouted down the white nationalist on stage. Richard Spencer paced, irritated, clinging to his chance to talk.
“Go home, Spencer,” hundreds chanted over him. “We won’t back down.”
By the time Spencer arrived to rile up his audience — two dozen believers, a legion of hecklers and a few in between — Gainesville had been suspended in a state of emergency for days.