Tag Archives: Hate crimes

Trump Sends Hate Group To Represent US At UN Women’s Rights Conference By
Since President Donald Trump’s November election, hate incidents nationwide have increased—and now he’s chosen a leader from one group that has itself espoused violence to represent the U.S. on the international stage. Earlier...
Senators Urge Trump Administration To Investigate Wave Of Attacks As Hate Crimes By
(REPORT) — Responding to a recent wave of violence and threats against minority communities, more than two dozen senators on Thursday urged the Trump administration to take a stand and reaffirm the federal government’s role in prosecuting hate crimes. Addressed...
Germany Experienced Over 3,500 Anti-Refugee Attacks In 2016 By
(REPORT) — While many are calling for a ban on the admission of refugees in several countries, some of them citing the increase in violence since their arrival as a reason to keep them out, Germany has documented just why there is an increment. According to a report...
Young White Men Are Being Radicalized. It’s Time To Talk About It By
White supremacy swept to power the day Donald Trump was elected president of the United States. His most ardent supporters championed him across the world. For them, Trump signaled the resurgence of white male dominance and they weren’t ashamed to celebrate it. The Southern...
FBI Thwarts Attack By South Carolina White Supremacist Planning “Dylann Roof-Type” Act By
COLUMBIA, S.C. — A white supremacist with felony convictions in South Carolina bought a gun from an undercover FBI agent, telling the agent he planned an attack in “the spirit of Dylann Roof,” authorities said Thursday. Benjamin McDowell, 29, was arrested...
Christian Groups Claim ‘Homosexual Agenda’ To Kill Hate-Crimes Laws In 5 States By
(ANALYSIS) — Last year, lawmakers in South Carolina introduced legislation that would have increased the standard penalties for anyone who assaults, intimidates or threatens another individual if they did so because of the victim’s “race, religion, color,...
An Ocean Apart, But United In Concerns About Hate Crimes By
(ANALYSIS) — A divisive vote, with jobs and immigrants the most combustible issues. An outcome that surprised the experts. A nation left on edge, with many anxious about intolerance and the violence that can stem from it. No, not just America today, but also the United...
Trump’s Election Sees More Than 1,000 Hate Crimes In A Month By
Over 1,000 hate crimes have been reported since Donald Trump won the U.S. presidential election, the rate dropping since the days after election day but over a third of them still making reference to Trump. Most of the incidents were against immigrants, followed by African-Americans,...
US Senator Seeks Federal Funding To Protect Vunerable Against Hate Crimes By
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Hate crimes are up, and U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) is trying to have $5 million more added to an end-of-the-year federal funding bill. As 1010 WINS’ Carol D’Auria reported, the bill — also endorsed by Sens. Robert Menendez...
Genocide-Evoking Threats Sent To Mosques In At Least 7 States By
To the children of Satan,” begins the letter that was first sent to sent to three California mosques but has has now been dispatched to mosques all over the country. “You Muslims are a vile and filthy people.” “You are evil. You worship the devil. But, your day...