The tears have been steadily streaming ever since Donald Trump's controversial press conference on Tuesday.
"We don't want people to think that they can hide behind Robert E. Lee's name for these senseless acts of violence."
The president criticized pharmaceutical executive Kenneth C. Frazier, who in his resignation statement said he was taking a "stand against intolerance and extremism."
In a series of tweets, Clinton condemned white supremacists for inciting violence in Charlottesville that led to the death of one person and injuries of several others.
Hate groups are flourishing in liberal California, fueled in part by Donald Trump's election. But the Golden State is no stranger to separatism, bias incidents and extremism.