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Faith Groups Call For Hate Crime Investigation Into Attack On Hindu Priest In New York
The demands come after Swami Harish Chander Puri Ji was beaten near his temple in Queens while taking a walk Thursday morning.
As Far-Right Violence Surges, Ted Cruz Seeks To Brand Antifa A Terrorist Organization
Last year was the fourth-deadliest in the nation for right-wing extremist violence, according to data from the Anti-Defamation League's Center on Extremism.
As Hate Incidents Grow, More States Require Schools To Teach The Holocaust
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A survey last year showed that two-thirds of millennials in the U.S. were not familiar with Auschwitz.
NYPD Investigates Vandalized Megan Rapinoe Posters As Possible Hate Crime
The soccer star celebrated her team’s World Cup victory at a ticker-tape parade in Manhattan.
James Alex Fields Sentenced To Life On Federal Hate Crime Charges In Charlottesville Attack
Fields is already facing a Virginia life sentence for murder for ramming his car into a crowd at an extremist rally, killing protester Heather Heyer.
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Louisiana Church Arson Suspect Indicted On Federal Hate Crime Charges
Holden Matthews allegedly set fire to three historically black churches in and around Opelousas this past spring.
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Muslim Woman Investigated Her Own Hate Crime After NYPD Dismissed Her Case
“I told myself I wasn’t going to be one of those cases that got abandoned,” said Fatoumata Camara, who dug up video proving she was beaten and robbed.
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Judge Unseals Criminal Case File Against Jussie Smollett
The "Empire" actor's frequent comments about his reported hated crime "aren't the actions of a person seeking to maintain his privacy."
Transgender Woman Beaten By Mob Last Month Is Found Shot To Death
Muhlaysia Booker, 23, found dead in Dallas, is at least the fourth transgender person in the U.S. — all of them black women — to be slain this year.
Congress Allows Bad Faith Actor To Derail Hearing On Hate, Again
The House Oversight Committee hosted a hearing meant to tackle white supremacist violence. But it invited a witness who denies there's a problem.
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California Synagogue Shooting Suspect Faces Hate Crime Charges
Prosecutors have added hate crime charges to list of crimes John T. Earnest is accused of after a shooting at the Chabad of Poway last month.
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Worldwide Anti-Semitism Report Documents Alarming Uptick In Violence
Researchers at Tel Aviv University say rising anti-Semitism around the world is taking a psychological toll on Jewish communities.
Gavin Newsom Proposes More Security Funds For Religious Groups After Synagogue Attack
The California governor’s announcement comes just days after a deadly shooting at a synagogue outside San Diego.
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Driver In Bay Area Crash May Have Been Targeting Muslims, Police Say
There's evidence the driver intentionally drove his car into a crowd of people he thought might be Muslim, Sunnyvale police said.
“Empire” Cast Wants Jussie Smollett Back
The cast of “Empire” is calling for Jussie Smollett to return to the Fox TV show.
Texas Executes John William King For 1998 Dragging Death of James Byrd Jr.
The avowed white supremacist was among three men convicted of dragging James Byrd Jr., a black man, to his death in a horrific hate crime.
Holden Matthews, Suspect In Louisiana Church Fires, Charged With Hate Crimes
The new charges confirm what police wouldn't initially say: that investigators believe the arsons were motivated by racism.
'Mob' Attacks Transgender Woman In Texas
Dallas police say they're investigating the beating as a possible hate crime.
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As Google Rep Condemns Online Hate, YouTube Live Stream Fills With Vile Comments
The comment section had to be shut down shortly before the spokeswoman addressed the committee.
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2 Florida Men Shot At And Yelled Racial Slurs At Biracial Teens: Police
The two suspects told police they thought the teens were "meth heads."
Criminal Charges Against Jussie Smollett Have Been Dropped
"Empire" actor, Jussie Smollett had been accused of staging a hate crime against himself.
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Jussie Smollett Criminal Charges Dropped After Chicago Attack
The actor was charged with staging a racist and homophobic attack against himself and lying to officials.
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Possible Arsonist At California Mosque Left Note Referencing New Zealand Shootings
No injuries were reported at the Islamic Center of Escondido, police said.
My Bloody Shirt: Revisiting My 1992 Gaybashing After Jussie Smollett
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I know the reality of antigay violence personally, because a 30-year-old shirt reminds me.
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Jussie Smollett Indicted On 16 Felony Counts Over Hate Crime Report
The "Empire" actor is facing felony charges for allegedly faking a hate crime against himself and reporting it to police.
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'SNL' Takes On Jussie Smollett Controversy In 'Shark Tank' Spoof
"If you take my case, I’m offering spoilers for ‘Empire.’ I die," quips Chris Redd's Smollett as the actor pleads with lawyers to represent him.
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