Melania Trump Calls for Peace Amidst Chaos in Charlottesville and Her Family Gets Blamed for the Violence

On Saturday, disagreement between attendees of the “Unite the Right” rally and counterprotesters in Charlottesville reached a boiling point.

Violence broke out in the streets and surrounding areas.

According to Charlottesville Police Chief Al Thomas, 35 people were treated for injuries. As the situation continued to escalate, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe declared a state of emergency and called in the National Guard.

Tragedy struck when a driver intentionally plowed his vehicle into a crowd of counterprotesters, killing one and injuring several others.

But before it got to that level of insane, First Lady Melania Trump tweeted out a call for peace and unity:


And the backlash flooded in:







Another commenter said, “As if you really care. Your husband started this mess and you didn’t speak up against him. What do you do as FLOTUS anyway?”

The first lady has yet to respond to the attacks on her family.